Prepare your microSD card #
1. Download the tools. #
We are going to use a Open Source tool called balenaEtcher for writing Orange Pi OS images to MicroSD card. Download the tool using following link.
2. Select an Orange Pi OS image. #
Click on Flash from file and select a OS Image.
3. Select a MicroSD card drive. #
Click on Select target and select your MicroSD drive.
4. Perform the Write opration #
Click on the Flash! button to write OS image to MicroSD card.
Sometimes Etcher gives you a warnning about MicroSD card being unusually large if you use a large size MicroSD card.
You may have to give Root permission to perform the write opration.
Wait for Etcher to finish the write opration.
5. Success! #
If you see 1 Successful target then this MicroSD card is ready to boot on Orange Pi SBC.