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Tutorial: How to autoboot your Pi without login prompt

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How to autoboot your Pi without login prompt


You will no longer have to keep Logging in with Startx, or user and pass to get into ur LXDE after this one. Ideal for servers/car computers etc.

Log into your Pi, then type:

sudo nano /etc/inittab



Look for the line:

1:2345:respawn:/sbin/ getty 115200 tty1


Just add a "#" infront of it to disable it:

#1:2345:respawn:/sbin/ getty 115200 tty1



Add this line under it:

 
1:2345:respawn:/bin/login -f pi tty1</dev/tty1>/dev/tty1 2>&1 



Hit CTRL + X and Y to save.

Type:

sudo nano ~/.bash_profile



Type:

startx



Hit CTRL + X and Y to save.

Now:

sudo reboot



It should now boot automatically.


 

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