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Using a remote control with a Raspberry Pi Kodi media center
6 November 2018
What is a media center without remote control? Fortunately, Kodi can be configured with various types of remote controls. This post explores all the remote control options available and show how to to connect and map them in Kodi.
Manually updating Kodi’s media libraries
15 June 2017
Although Kodi is quite comprehensive with a lot of automatic functionality (build-in or via plugins), there are still some things that needs to be done manually. Cleaning and updating the media libraries are unfortunately some of them.
Using WinSCP to connect to a Raspberry Pi
1 June 2016 | Updated 22 September 2018
WinSCP is a free SFTP, SCP and FTP client for Windows. Apart from other functions, WinSCP can be used to present, copy and mange files and folders on a Raspberry Pi from a remote device.
Using PuTTY to connect to a Raspberry Pi
16 November 2015 | Updated 19 November 2017
PuTTY is a free, open-source linux terminal emulator, serial console and network file transfer application. It is available for UNIX and Windows-based operating systems. Apart from other functions, PuTTY can be used to connect from a remote computer to a Raspberry Pi accessing its terminal interface.
Installing Kodi on a Raspberry Pi
9 May 2015 | Updated 8 July 2018
Kodi (formerly known as XBMC) is an open source media centre software and is available in different forms for all major operating systems. For home use, XBian and OpenELEC are two popular Kodi-embedded media centre distributions.