Introduction: Playing Mp3 Files on Raspberry Pi

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This instructable shows you how to play mp3 files on Raspi to the Jack.

Step 1: Starting

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Start Raspi and write login:
sudo su

Step 2: Getting the Files to Raspi

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Plug in USB and copy mp3 to Desktop

Step 3: Going to Folder With Mp3

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cd .. for 3 times
cd ./root/
cd ./Desktop
Than you are in Desktop

Step 4: Play It!!!

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And now you can use installed program omxplayer. Write:
omxplayer (name of file).mp3
And you can listen to headphones. :D


ChildrenccC (author)2016-01-20

I highly recommend Avdshare Video Converter to convert MP3 to other audio formats, like converting MP3
to OGG, converting MP3 to WMA, converting MP3 to M4A, to WAV, FLAC, DTS, AIFF,

RichardW58 (author)2015-11-07

Thanks for this wonderful information for a rookie Pi user. The instructions worked fine.

JimO8 (author)2015-10-09

You don't need to call cd five times...

cd ~/Desktop


SniperCan (author)2015-01-23

How do you undo it?. My terminal use to be white now is black. How do I undo it ?

DeanP2 (author)SniperCan2015-01-31

Did you go into the terminal from the GUI? To close the terminal and view the GUI again just type


and <enter> .

ruhliar (author)SniperCan2015-01-26

Sorry, I don´t know what is the problem, because my terminal is allways black :/

seamster (author)2014-10-30

Very cool!

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