Part 1: Installing the Retropie OS

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Install RetroPie OS to the MircoSD card.

Parts required:

  • MicroSD card reader
  • MicroSD card
  • Computer (Mac, PC, Linux)
  • RetroPie image.


Sd reader.png


  1. Download RetroPie.You should Download the lastest image. If you are following my tutorial we will need the Raspberry Pi 0/1. The version currently available is 4.2.
  2. Download and install Win32DiskImager (now if you are using a MAC or Linux system please refer to this page.. Raspberry Pi Installation)
  3. Unzip the gz file using your favorite software 7-Zip
  4. Time to install the OS
    1. Win32di1.png Select your drive
    2. Win32di2.png Select the image file
    3. Win32di3.png Click Write.
    4. Win32di4.png Wait
    5. Win32di5.png Successful
  5. Complete

We are now done. time to load up the Pi