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Microsoft Office on ODROID-XU4

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Microsoft Office on ODROID-XU4

Microsoft office programs are running on ODROID-XU4 at a decent speed.Hardware : ODROID-XU4(http://www.hardkernel.com/main/products/prdt_info.php?g_code=G143452239825)OS : GameStation Turbo(https://forum.odroid.com/viewtopic.php?f=98&t=7322)Application : Exagear2.0(https://eltechs.com/)

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GameStation Turbo for ODROID-XU4 QuickStart Guide

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GameStation Turbo for ODROID-XU4 QuickStart Guide

What is ODROID GameStation Turbo? It is an entertainment based ODROID OS image aimed for watching movies on Kodi, listening to music, playing games from your Desktop as well as playing retro games over different emulators from within Kodi, EmulationStation or Attract-Mode as a frontend. This guide should help you to install the image and get started with the basics in retro gaming.Later guides will go into more detail on how to configure or setup certain aspects of the image. What you need: ODROID XU4 connected to your TV/Monitor (complete with power plug and such) micro SD/eMMC with at least...

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[HOW-TO] Finding your ODROID IP Address - Headless

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[HOW-TO] Finding your ODROID IP Address - Headless

Finding your ODROID's IP Address from your laptop/desktop computer for remote access like SSH or RDP.You can find your ODROID by doing what's known as an "IP Scan" across your whole network. Most home networks will have about 254 possible combinations of IP address, so looking at them all is an easy task for a computer.I tried something called Angry IP Scanner ( http://angryip.org/ ), this runs on Linux, MacOS X or Windows and lets you scan your entire local network to find devices- including any ODROID's you might be running.When you run Angry IP Scanner it should automatically pick a sensible...

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The easiest way to install new OS

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The easiest way to install new OS

Installing a new OS onto the memory card is one of the most important steps. Etcher is a super simple and fast application to do it! https://etcher.io/ Step 1. Download the OS image "Select Image" Step 2. Select the memory card "Select Drive" Step 3. Install "Flash!" That's all you need to do to install your favorite OS. List of possible OS: AndroidUbuntuDebian JessieDietPiBuildrootVolumioArch Linuxand more Find your favorite OS:- ODROID-XU4 : http://odroid.com/dokuwiki/doku.php?id=en:odroid-xu4#software_os_release- ODROID-C2 : http://odroid.com/dokuwiki/doku.php?id=en:odroid-c2#software_release Our products are pre-installed with OS (Android or Linux) but you can change the OS easily with Etcher!

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The most affordable high performance DIY 8TB NAS with ODROID-XU4Q

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The most affordable high performance DIY 8TB NAS with ODROID-XU4Q

One of the most affordable 8TB external storage units could work with the XU4 UAS driver in Kernel 4.9.  Create a great looking, high performance, stable NAS personal cloud server with a ton of storage. Step1 : Get 8TB storage (Seagate STEB8000100) from Amazon. It is only US$180. 1TB costs about $22. https://www.amazon.com/Seagate-Expansion-Desktop-External-STEB8000100/dp/B01HAPGEIEStep2 : Format the storage with EXT4 file system before testing because its stock file system is NTFS.Download an 8GB file to a laptop from the XU4 NAS. It shows 110MB/sec of stable transfer speed. Upload an 8GB file to the XU4 NAS from a Windows laptop. It shows 90~100MB/sec of transfer speed. Helios LanTest (3GB transfer option)...

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