Introduction: DIY Raspberry Pi 3 Media Center (OSMC) With RetroPie!
Let's make a all in one media center with a raspberry pi 3. this is a media center that can play movies, music, pictures, display the weather, emulate old games, and much more. All you will need is a Raspberry Pi 3, HDMI cord, input method, and power source.
I got my Raspberry Pi 3 from GearBest, Click Here to check it out!
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Step 1: Flash OSMC to SD Card
Step 2: Install Retrosmc Setup Script
Open the terminal (do so by exiting OSMC and when the loading screen appears push ESC or connect via SSH[Username: osmc, Password: osmc)
First, we will download the installation script to our pi
cd /home/osmc wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/mcobit/retrosmc...
Next, lets make it executable
chmod +x install-retrosmc.sh
Finally, run the script
Step 3: Install RetroPie
This is easy the pi does it on it's own all you need to do is select binary-based installation. When it's done click cancle until your back to the terminal then
Step 4: Customize Home Menu
First, go to Settings>Appearance>Skin>Settings>Home>Customize Home Menu
Second, add a new menu button called games
Third, (optional) add a icon (the one i used is here)
Fourth, in the ChangeAction box add a custom action, this will be:
Finally, Save your changes and test it out!!
Step 5: To Add Rom's to RetroPie
Download them from a site like www.loveroms.com put them on a flash drive and use RetroPie's file manager to import them. You also could use FTP if you have it setup.
Step 6: Install Pandora on OSMC
Download the .zip file and put it on a flash drive (download .zip file)
Then to install navigate (System -> Settings -> Add-ons -> Install from zip file) and install it
Step 7: Thanks
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