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NOOBS recovery mode problem

Posted: Sat Mar 01, 2014 9:14 am
by adih2001
Hello i have a raspberry pi with a sd card that has preinstalled noobs!
And i did install raspbian. But now i wanna reinstall the raspbian.
I type in command line

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sudo reboot
after that it rebots then when it says: hold shift key to go to recovery mode i hold it but it dosen't go to recovery mode! Plz i need help :(

Re: NOOBS recovery mode problem

Posted: Sat Mar 01, 2014 9:25 pm
by FTrevorGowen
adih2001 wrote:Hello i have a raspberry pi with a sd card that has preinstalled noobs!
And i did install raspbian. But now i wanna reinstall the raspbian.
I type in command line

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sudo reboot
after that it rebots then when it says: hold shift key to go to recovery mode i hold it but it dosen't go to recovery mode! Plz i need help :(
Try "toggling" rather than just "holding down" the 'Shift' key - this sometimes works better esp. if the keyboard's wireless. It's also been suggested that, for some keyboards, 'Left Shift' may work better than 'Right Shift' (or vice-versa).
Trev.

Re: NOOBS recovery mode problem

Posted: Sun Mar 02, 2014 6:24 am
by adih2001
FTrevorGowen wrote:
adih2001 wrote:Hello i have a raspberry pi with a sd card that has preinstalled noobs!
And i did install raspbian. But now i wanna reinstall the raspbian.
I type in command line

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sudo reboot
after that it rebots then when it says: hold shift key to go to recovery mode i hold it but it dosen't go to recovery mode! Plz i need help :(
Try "toggling" rather than just "holding down" the 'Shift' key - this sometimes works better esp. if the keyboard's wireless. It's also been suggested that, for some keyboards, 'Left Shift' may work better than 'Right Shift' (or vice-versa).
Trev.
I look on youtube an some ppl said to press up and shift key in same time.
I still need a video
I try any conbination and its still not working