Raspberry Pi 2 - Part 4 : OpenElec

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Raspberry Pi

Last but not least, we’ll explain you how to install #OpenElec on your Pi!


Prepare before install


  • Raspberry #Pi 2
  • Micro SD Card (>512MB)
  • Power Adapter (>=1A)
  • Micro USB Cable


  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
  • Remote
  • WLAN Dongle
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Case


  1. Download the ARMv7 Stable build from official site ;
  2. Extract it and navigate to extracted files and folder ;
  3. If using Linux or Mac Os, just run “create_sdcard” file, follow instructions and go to “Install OpenElec” part ;
  4. If using Windows, download win32diskimager and run it ;
  5. Select image file you just downloaded and point it to your SD card.

Install OpenElec


  1. Insert micro SD into Pi ;
  2. Follow on screen instructions ;
  3. Enjoy!

If you need any help, don’t forget to check official installation instructions here, and/or do not hesitate to comment on this post.