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    Raspberry Pi HDMI Switching

    I have connected a Raspberry Pi to my TV however it keeps changing the TV input source when I don’t want it to change. How can I fix this? SSH into the Pi (Use putty) nano /boot/config.txt Add in: hdmi_ignore_cec_init=1 Save 🙂 Did our article help you? Here are some ways you can help us. 1. Have a look at our IT Tech Tool Kit List, need ideas on what to buy? I have listed my top 29 tools here. 2. Consider donating to go towards our website hosting costs. Thank you! PayPal Donation options Option 1 $5.00 AUD Option 2 $10.00 AUD Option 3 $15.00 AUD Option 4 $20.00…

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    Pi-hole & Spotify

    I recently setup Pi-hole on my old Raspberry Pi (Model B) What’s Pi-hole you ask?  It’s basically a DNS server that runs on your Raspberry Pi. You first need to install Rasbian O/S on your Pi. Once this is done, with one command line you can download and install Pi-hole. curl -sSL https://install.pi-hole.net | bash Once Pi-hole is setup, you will need to login to your Router and make sure you point all client’s DNS server to the Pi-hole IP address. I also placed my Router IP as a secondary DNS just in case the Raspberry Pi is unplugged. It has a few advantages such as: Blocking over 100,000 domains (including…