If you have a DM800 clone, a popular satellite receiver that can run Linux-based firmware, you might want to install OpenPLi on it. OpenPLi is a free and open source operating system that offers many features and customization options for your device. In this article, we will show you how to install OpenPLi on your DM800 clone using a USB flash drive.
What is OpenPLi?
OpenPLi is a community-driven project that aims to provide a stable and user-friendly operating system for various satellite receivers, including DM800 clones. OpenPLi is based on Enigma2, a Linux-based firmware that supports plugins, skins, streaming, web interface, and more. OpenPLi also supports various tuners and protocols, such as DVB-S2, DVB-C, DVB-T, IPTV, and Cccam.
Why Choose OpenPLi for Your DM800 Clone?
There are many reasons to choose OpenPLi for your DM800 clone. Here are some of them:
OpenPLi is free and open source, which means you can download it, modify it, and share it without any restrictions.
OpenPLi is regularly updated and maintained by a team of developers and testers who ensure its stability and security.
OpenPLi offers a wide range of features and customization options that let you tailor your device to your preferences and needs.
OpenPLi has a large and active community of users who can help you with any questions or issues you might encounter.
How to Install OpenPLi on Your DM800 Clone?
To install OpenPLi on your DM800 clone, you will need the following:
A DM800 clone device with a working bootloader (such as Second Stage Loader or SSL).
A USB flash drive with at least 1 GB of free space.
A computer with an internet connection.
A software to extract and write image files to USB flash drives (such as 7-Zip and Win32 Disk Imager).
Once you have everything ready, follow these steps:
Download the latest OpenPLi image file for your DM800 clone from https://openpli.org/download/dm800/. Make sure you choose the correct model and version of your device.
Extract the downloaded file using 7-Zip or another software. You should get a folder named \"openpli-dm800-clone-images\" that contains several files.
Insert your USB flash drive into your computer and format it as FAT32.
Write the image file named \"openpli-dm800-clone-images.img\" to your USB flash drive using Win32 Disk Imager or another software. Make sure you select the correct drive letter and confirm the operation.
Eject your USB flash drive from your computer and insert it into your DM800 clone device.
Turn on your DM800 clone device and press the power button repeatedly until you see a menu on your TV screen. Select \"Boot from USB\" and press OK.
Wait for the installation process to complete. It might take several minutes depending on your device and USB flash drive speed.
When the installation is done, you will see a message saying \"Installation finished. Please reboot\". Remove your USB flash drive from your device and press OK.
Your DM800 clone device will reboot and start with OpenPLi. You can now enjoy its features and customize it as you wish.