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Startup Options

Does anyone know how to make the pi-top start the desktop automatically ?

The dashboard is nice but we want to start in desktop?


Is there a setting or a config 


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There are two options:


1. If you want to use pi-topOS:

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Open a file manager window, go to /home/pi/.config/lxsession/LXDE-pi

Double click on autostart

put a # in front of the following two lines, so that they look like this (careful, change nothing else):

  #@pt-splashscreen

  #@pt-dashboard

Advantage: you can still use CEED universe (in menu games) and the dashboard (with the command pt-dashboard)


2. Use plain standard Raspbian Jessie

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Download an image from raspberrypi.org, install it on an SD card

Install programs to handle pi-top or pi-topCEED from github.com/rricharz/pi-top-install

Advantage: newest Raspian, standard for rpi, works with all Raspbian software



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