Get Started with Raspberry Pi 4 Model B

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A complete step by step guide to get up and running with your Raspberry Pi 4 Model B in no time.

Insert micro SD card

Insert SD card into Raspberry Pi 4
  • Insert the micro SD card into the slot of the Raspberry Pi

Connect mouse & keyboard

connect mouse and keyboard to Raspberry Pi 4
  • Connect the mouse and keyboard to any 2 of the Pi’s USB ports.

Connect screen

connect screen to Raspberry Pi 4
  • Make sure your monitor or TV is switched ON and that you have selected the correct input eg. HDMI 1, DVI, etc…
  • Connect the screen to the HDMI port labelled HDMI0 using a micro-HDMI cable.

Connect network cable (optional)

connect network cable to Raspberry Pi 4
  • If you intend to plug your Raspberry Pi to a router, plug in an ethernet cable from your router to the ethernet port. You can skip this step if you intend to connect through WiFi.

Connect power

connect power to Raspberry Pi 4
  • Connect the power cable to the port labelled  Power. This will turn on and boot up your Raspberry Pi.

Follow on-screen instructions

Raspberry Pi 4 desktop
  • Your Raspberry Pi will boot and display the desktop.
  • The first time you start up your Raspberry Pi, the Welcome to Raspberry Pi application will pop-up, guiding you through the initial setup.

You’re all set to start using your Raspberry Pi!

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