Raspberry Pi


All the power of a computer, itty-bitty footprint.

No HDMI from RPi

Submitted by Mark20 on Tue, 04/22/2014 - 19:14

Got my Raspberry Pi today. Quickly read a how to get it going, connected it to a computer with a HDMI cable, inserted pre-loaded SD card, attached keyboard, mouse and power and was rewarded with NADA. No video!

Some hunting on the web showed that this is not uncommon. Here is the solution I found:


Specifically I needed to create a file in the root of the SD card config.txt and put in it hdmi_force_hotplug=1