How to install emteria.OS on Artista-IoT

This tutorial will show you how to install emteria.OS on the Artista-IoT board.

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Flash the Artista-IoT

  1. Download emteria.OS through the emteria installer.

    Read our tutorial.

  2. Install the RPiBoot-Tool for your OS.

    Flashing the Compute Module eMMC.

  3. Disconnect the Artista Board from the power supply.
  4. Connect a MiniUSB-cable with the plug/connector to the board.


  5. Connect the other side of the cable with the computer.
  6. Start the RPiBoot Tool.

    A black window will state Waiting for BCM2835/6/7.

  7. Connect the power supply to the board.

    After some time further information will appear in the window. Wait until this disappears.

    Note: In between, more windows and even error messages might appear. Please ignore and close them.

  8. Your computer will detect one or more hard drives.
  9. Start the emteria.OS installer and log in.
  10. Choose Distec Artista-IoT – latest Version (Sept. 2019: v0.6.0).
  11. Set up the image on the new hard drive (should be 4 GB).
  12. Exit the installer, disconnect the Artista Board from the power supply and disconnect the USB-cable.
  13. Power up your device and enjoy emteria.OS.