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    Well when I went there yesterday the Pi was not...

    Well when I went there yesterday the Pi was not responding to my attempts to access it from my laptop. Pulled power, plugged it back in and it started updating to Flightradar24 again.

    Have it now...
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    This is the kit I purchased, got it on clearance...

    This is the kit I purchased, got it on clearance for $35. Maybe I should have bought 2 of them.

    https://www.amazon.com/Kano-Computer-Kit-Anyone-Make/dp/B073VTCS66/

    I'll report back tonight...
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    My power supply came with my kit- official Pi...

    My power supply came with my kit- official Pi one. Kano computer kit (Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, case, power supply, 16GB MicroSD card and keyboard).

    I will take my laptop with me and see what I get.
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    Pi stopped feeding on 6/27

    Despite having flightradar24 set to notify me if there is no reporting for 1 hour my Pi apparently stopped transmitting data at 23:18:10 on June 26th, and I only noticed it today when I went to use...
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    Oh, my antenna and location sucks. Problem is my...

    Oh, my antenna and location sucks. Problem is my router is in our basement and I am using one of those magnetic antennas that came with the USB stick, it is technically underground. I explored the...
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    Success! Maybe? So I started Putty, logged in...

    Success! Maybe?

    So I started Putty, logged in to the Pi, typed fr24feed-status and got the same message as before.

    [FAIL] FR24 Feeder/Decoder Process ... failed!

    I then typed sudo fr24feed...
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    OK, tried more things. I was able to ping the Pi,...

    OK, tried more things. I was able to ping the Pi, but still wasn't working. I took the memory card out and re-imaged with Win32DiskImager. Then before I ejected it I had Win32DiskImager verify the...
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    No, I used Win32DiskImager. It did the writing...

    No, I used Win32DiskImager. It did the writing and appeared to be successful.

    Does the card need to be formatted in any particular way? I just left it with FAT32, is there something else I should...
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    Thank you for replying. Well I don't know...

    Thank you for replying.

    Well I don't know what's going on now, my browser presents me with an Unable to connect message- Firefox can’t establish a connection to the server at 192.168.254.11:8754
    ...
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    I'm stumped- new Pi system

    I was a Windows feeder up until May 8th. I picked up a Kano computer kit (Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, case, power supply, 16GB MicroSD card and keyboard) for $35 on clearance from Walmart.

    Followed...
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    I thought it was 30 days, but I just logged in...

    I thought it was 30 days, but I just logged in and for some strange reason my account is showing that my last upload was 2019-08-14, which is obviously 3 months in the future.

    So I figured someone...
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    The box will definitely be under the eave, and it...

    The box will definitely be under the eave, and it will be on the east end of our house so actually the best possible location to minimize the heat and UV issues.

    I would love to run the usb...
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    I received the 32 foot active USB cable on...

    I received the 32 foot active USB cable on Thursday. Plugged the dongle into it then into the computer. No problems whatsoever.

    If anyone is interested I got it on Ebay, brand is Sewell for $12.95...
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    Well, I purchased the cable, and I will see if...

    Well, I purchased the cable, and I will see if the dongle works when plugged into it. That is step one.

    I am in Missoula, Montana, the so-called "Banana belt of Montana" where the coldest...
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    DVB-T dongle outside...

    So I was trying to figure out how to get an external antenna hooked into my DVB-T usb dongle (my home PC is in my basement, and the cheap 10 inch antenna that comes with is not working well).

    I...
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