Questions tagged [display]

A visual output device typically capable of displaying text and/or graphics. Can include various technologies, such as LCD, OLED, and TFT.

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Looking for light-weight Arduino OLED library that supports text and bitmaps

I'm trying to incorporate a screen into my Arduino code which is quite large already. The Adafruit SSD1306 library is overly large and has a lot of unnecessary things in it. I've found the ...
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Strange things happening with Arduino PROGMEM

I am currently working on a display library. The font should be stored in PROGMEM. The code looks something like this: unsigned int i = 0; Serial.println(pgm_read_byte(&font[1]),HEX); unsigned ...
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Looking for hardware - 3.5" TFT with capacitive touch

I'm looking for a 3.5" display (480x320) with a capacitive touch attached. Anyone have some experiences? I want to drive the display with 8bit. If there are existing libraries that would be highly ...
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Display unresponsive in one sketch, while working in another

I'm using a DOGM163 Display. It works in a DEMO sketch provided by the manufacturer but not in my sketch. This is strange, because I am using the same library specific commands as in the example. I ...
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Making CS (chip select) work in SPI (for and SD card and OLED)

I'm working on a project that will log data to an SD card and display a user interface on an OLED. The SparkFun OLED breakout was super easy to set up. I was also able to get the SD-Card library ...
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TFT ST7735 Library - Can't Display Bitmap

Using a cheap Chinese ST7735 type 128x160 display with the TFT_ST7735 library (https://github.com/Bodmer/TFT_ST7735). I'm using an Arduino Mega 2560, hardware SPI. Example works perfectly, ...
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Using a 122x32 LCD display with u8g2

I recovered a 122x32 graphic LCD display, its reference is NMTB-S000087FYHSAY-04. Here are some pics It was retrieved from a completely rusted object, but the screen seems to work. It is a 122x32 ...
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I´m trying to make a kind of videogame with Arduino UNO

it´s a school project, but I'm having some problems to create a menu selection. In the LCD, all the character are overwriting, I'm a beginer, so i dont have any idea of what i was doing wrong (ps.: ...
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DA8620 8-Bit Parallel OLED with Arduino

I have had a 2.4” transparent OLED on my desk for a while now and think now I have a years more experience, I can attempt hooking this up to an Arduino again. My interest was sparked when I realised ...
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TM1637Display is not updating on loop

Alright so I've been trying to update/change the number on the display during a loop, but nothing really happens. It doesnt change/update, the value is always exactly same. #include <TM1637Display....
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TouchScreen GUI Reference Guide Help

Recently I have gotten some Touchscreens to add to my projects and I am very excited to use them. However, I am not sure where I can find a guide to help me create my own GUI with the touchscreens. ...
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Arduino 3.5" TFT Display going blank after sending data through I2C

I'm trying to use I2C to send and receive commands between an Arduino UNO R3 and an Arduino Mega R3, with a 3.5" TFT display connected to the Mega. I have verified that my display is fully functional ...
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Arduino OLED Display strange output

I am trying to use the Adafruit SSD1306 lib with my OLED display for arduino but I've encountered an strange error. I am using the default example "ssd1306_128x64_spi" but the display is odd, the ...
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What am I missing? ST7735 TFT white screen

I followed this guy's guide with regards to wiring, etc., and all I seem to be getting is a white screen, as shown in these pictures. Is there an issue with the guy's guide, I'm missing or there is an ...
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How can I put this display SSD1306 to sleep?

I have built a kitchen timer and it is supposed to spend most of its life in sleep mode in order to save power. I am using the SSD1306Ascii library (SPI) by William Greiman. In this library I have ...
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White squares LCD display

for a school project I need to program a display. I've got in almost working. I made a setup screen in the setup() that just says our groupname and the name of our project for 8 seconds (this works ...
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Arduino nano -> 74HC595 -> LCD display

Greeting to all, Newbie in the contraption above (Arduino nano -> 74HC595 -> LCD display); I would like some help from the experts. I connect the 74HC595 to the LCD display using the 4 wires as ...
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Waveshare Display on ESP32 has weird graphic glitches

I am trying to pass an image to the display through the GxEPD module. I tested the display and its working fine with an example sketch. I am using a WEMOS LOLIN32 and a 7,5" B/W Waveshare display. ...
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Arduino IDE Test-Sketch for 7,5" E-Paper not working

I have a LOLIN32 and want to connect it to a 7,5" Waveshare E-Paper. I select the GxEPD_SPI_TextExample and select the display class and then upload it. I do not get any errors, but the display simply ...
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SSD1306 - Is there a way to scroll a certain number of pixels only?

For a hobby project, I am trying to make some sort of little game with an ATtiny85 and an SSD1306 OLED display, mostly to see how much I can do with the least hardware possible. Something like Captain ...
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Reading RAM from SH1106 OLED Controller through I2C

Summary: I'm having trouble with writing a program to get RAM data from an SH1106 OLED controller via i2c. In the first part of the question I've written the assumptions I've made to get informations ...
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Adafruit FT6206 controller won't start after unrelated code changes

I am using an Adafruit HUZZAH32 Feather with the ESP WROOM32 module and an Adafruit 2,8" cap touch Display. When trying my code I encountered a strange problem: one specific line of code lets the ...
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Writing a value to 7-segment max7219 displays

I am new to arduino and I am trying to build an interface for my flight simulator. I am using a plugin for the simulator software which returns a float variable to my arduino, which I then want to ...
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Tap into display signal

(Newbie Arduino developer). I am interested to read the signal being sent to a small flat screen display in an industrial appliance, while not disturbing the display. The goal is to capture ...
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Restarting Arduino changes cursor position on OLED

I got an 16x2 OLED Display (DEP 16201-Y , compatible to the HD44780 controller) for my Arduino Uno and I got it to work in 4-bit Mode. Code: #include <LiquidCrystal.h> LiquidCrystal lcd(13, 12,...
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Adding oled library stops sound from working?

my code is using keypad library and oled display and piezo element. Without the oled code added everything works just fine. as soon as I add code for that, sound stops working. doesn't even call the ...
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How to use ROHM LB202VL display (on BP-006LH-GC board) with Arduino?

I got this 8-unit, 7-segment, 2-digit display board with 24 pins and I am wondering how I can interface with this from my Arduino Uno. The board is labeled ROHM BP-006LH-GC and it has 8 units of the ...
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OLED not updating display

I'm trying to connect a GPS unit (GY-GPS6MV2) and an OLED screen as in the diagram below (green connector is GPS; VCC, RX, TX, GND left to right): Here's the code I've come up with: #include <...