LCD Problems

Started by Cory Heisterkamp in BasicX15 years ago 3 replies

Help! Please, someone! : ) I'm trying my darndest to get text to display on my LCD but I'm not having any luck. I know I'm...

Help! Please, someone! : ) I'm trying my darndest to get text to display on my LCD but I'm not having any luck. I know I'm close and that the hardware is functioning, I just can't get a handle on the init or writing protocal, could someone show me the way? Here's


How do I set the date and time of the BasicX-24 RTC?

Started by taber0015 in BasicX10 years ago 1 reply

I just recieved my BasicX-24 development kit and am having some problems setting the RTC. I've loaded the serial 2x16 LCD demo and it...

I just recieved my BasicX-24 development kit and am having some problems setting the RTC. I've loaded the serial 2x16 LCD demo and it works great! The problem I've having is at the end of the LCD demo the display shows the default date and time. Now I have changed the LCD demo code by adding PutDate and PutTime, but it doesn't seem to be working. The PutTime command wont compile correct...


LCD Information

Started by Don Kinzer in BasicX15 years ago

I have a 2x16 Epson LCD that I'm trying to connect to a BX-24. At one time, I had a datasheet for it but I can't locate it now. :( ...

I have a 2x16 Epson LCD that I'm trying to connect to a BX-24. At one time, I had a datasheet for it but I can't locate it now. :( In searching around the web, I found a couple of sites that appear to have some very useful information that may be of use to others. It looks


Mastering the RAMsandwich

Started by G. Kramer Herzog in BasicX13 years ago 4 replies

I have the BX-01, a RAMsandwich, a LCD, and the BasicX Development Station. I have struggled with getting it into use, but finally feel...

I have the BX-01, a RAMsandwich, a LCD, and the BasicX Development Station. I have struggled with getting it into use, but finally feel confident about moving ahead. I see questions and comments about thing. For example, 'Why does pin #3 have to be High? [it is part of the arbitration between the Ram and the LCD enable. My goa


LCD and EDE702

Started by Cory Heisterkamp in BasicX15 years ago 4 replies

Hey guys, I was curious if anyone out there has used the EDE702 chip with the BX? I have one I'm trying to get to work, interfacing...

Hey guys, I was curious if anyone out there has used the EDE702 chip with the BX? I have one I'm trying to get to work, interfacing with the high 4 bits of an LCD disp, but so far I haven't figured out how to display anything intelligible. All of my pins are used up, otherwise I'


Send Text to an LCD TV

Started by dani...@amberjacksolutions.com in BasicX9 years ago 6 replies

Hi there im new on this world, so im sorry if im saying something wrong or senseless. I have 2 sensors, one is getting the moistness and the...

Hi there im new on this world, so im sorry if im saying something wrong or senseless. I have 2 sensors, one is getting the moistness and the other is getting the temperature, and i want to send that information in real time to an LCD TV. I have done some research on the internet and on this forum, and i found some devices that can make this possible: OSD-232: http://www.icircuits.com/store...


How to use I2C with LCD

Started by hvaccontrols.casey in BasicX12 years ago 1 reply

I have a Matrix Orbital VK204-25 as my display, and a BX-24. I'm a beginner! Using I2C: How to have the BX-24 send to a LCD address, which is...

I have a Matrix Orbital VK204-25 as my display, and a BX-24. I'm a beginner! Using I2C: How to have the BX-24 send to a LCD address, which is (5CH). Using I2C: How to send text from BX-24 to LCD. ex. ("Hello World") '5 Clock Pin '6 Data Pin Call PutPin(6, 2) 'Start I2C Call PutPin(5, 2) Call PutPin(6, 0) Call PutPin(5, 0) ? ? ?


Simple LCD - cheap

Started by Bob Roos in BasicX14 years ago 4 replies

Can anyone tell me what would be a good serial LCD to use? I need 2 lines or so for error/status indicators. I don't need ...

Can anyone tell me what would be a good serial LCD to use? I need 2 lines or so for error/status indicators. I don't need backlighting and I don't want to add much more to the cost of this box. Any suggestions? Thanks, Bob Roos


Please help? LCD+ with Keypad

Started by Conrad A***** in BasicX12 years ago 9 replies

I am completely stuck on a project and have looked everywhere and found nothing. I have a keypad plugged into a LCD+ display which is...

I am completely stuck on a project and have looked everywhere and found nothing. I have a keypad plugged into a LCD+ display which is connected to the BX24. Now I want to let the BX24 know that a key has been pressed. Either by a debug.print or anything of that sort, just to let me know it recognizes that I am pushing a button. Can anyone please help me? Just a snippit of code or an...


BXDS w/BX-01 RAM sandwich and LCD

Started by "money.dollars" in BasicX11 years ago

I have been using the BXDS w/BX-01 alone, but I have the RAM sandwich and LCD. I haven't used them yet, because it seems like I will lose the...

I have been using the BXDS w/BX-01 alone, but I have the RAM sandwich and LCD. I haven't used them yet, because it seems like I will lose the use of many of the pins of the BX-01. The main pins I want to continue to use are for COM2(IIRC, pins 1 and 12). Which pins are used by the RAM sandwich, and which pins are used by the LCD? Thanks


non-Serial LCD question

Started by naimead in BasicX14 years ago 8 replies

Hi, Well i kind of solve my previous question but i am having a new one: What is the difference between a serial and a...

Hi, Well i kind of solve my previous question but i am having a new one: What is the difference between a serial and a non-serial LCD?Can the second one work with BX24? Thank you, Regards naimead


LCD+ connections

Started by Conrad A***** in BasicX14 years ago 3 replies

I went to my local electronics store today and I was going to pick up some connectors to attach to the LCD+. But apparantly they...

I went to my local electronics store today and I was going to pick up some connectors to attach to the LCD+. But apparantly they don't have anything that will work since the keypad pins are so close to the power/transmission pins. So what did you guys do? Do I need some special c


Example of a program that resets with too many LCD updates

Started by charliem101101 in BasicX15 years ago 3 replies

Hi all, Here is an example of some code that reads two buttons to increment two variables i and j and display their values on...

Hi all, Here is an example of some code that reads two buttons to increment two variables i and j and display their values on the LCD via com3. You can really upset this program with quick or slow botton presses and it will reset at different stages. Any ideas


Re: lcd without serial?

Started by Anonymous in BasicX13 years ago 5 replies

i am interested..... Thanks a lot! -----Original Message----- From: "fcg2k" <> Subj: [BasicX] Re: lcd without...

i am interested..... Thanks a lot! -----Original Message----- From: "fcg2k" <> Subj: [BasicX] Re: lcd without serial? Date: Mon 28 Feb 2005 11:15 am Size: 725 bytes To: Francisco,


LCD+ autobacklight

Started by Joe in BasicX15 years ago 9 replies

I can not seem to get the autobacklight to work. I use the program that came with the lcd+ and I can make it beep, change...

I can not seem to get the autobacklight to work. I use the program that came with the lcd+ and I can make it beep, change brightness, contrast, backlight on/off. But I can not get autobacklight to work. It worked one time when I corrupted the data. So maybe the code chr(16) is inc


LCDX & Thermistor Query

Started by query_again in BasicX12 years ago 3 replies

Hi, Appreciate if anyone could kindly advise the followings: 1) I am using a 4X20 parallel LCD, pls advise what is the command required to...

Hi, Appreciate if anyone could kindly advise the followings: 1) I am using a 4X20 parallel LCD, pls advise what is the command required to goto row3 and row4 (that is line#3 and #4) 2) Anyone has experience in wiring up a 50ohm PTC thermistor to BX-24, for displaying the temperature on LCD? Thanks alot;) ------------------------ Yahoo! Groups Sponsor --------------------~--> Pro


LCD+

Started by yanhuang81 in BasicX14 years ago

I have question about how to connect the LCD+ with basic-24. This is how I did it, TX = pin 12, RX = pin11,(I address these pins...

I have question about how to connect the LCD+ with basic-24. This is how I did it, TX = pin 12, RX = pin11,(I address these pins in my program) and GND = Pin 23, and 5v supply to Pin 21. after I compiled the file, the monitor screen showed that my program had no error, and


Sparkfun serial LCD commands?

Started by ChrisW in BasicX7 years ago 1 reply

I'm trying to move the cursor & clear the screen on this serial LCD I got: http://www.sparkfun.com/products/9396 I've found that chr(8) backs...

I'm trying to move the cursor & clear the screen on this serial LCD I got: http://www.sparkfun.com/products/9396 I've found that chr(8) backs the cursor up one space. I've been sending numbers sequentially, but that's the only code that seems to do anything, other than displaying ASCII characters. ------------------------------------


Standoff sizes? Newbie question

Started by mightycpa in BasicX13 years ago 1 reply

Hi, I just bought the X24 Development kit, and the LCD module too, and they forgot to include the standoffs for me. I went to...

Hi, I just bought the X24 Development kit, and the LCD module too, and they forgot to include the standoffs for me. I went to Radio Shack, and all they sold are 13/16" (20.6mm) standoffs which are just a little too big. I'm guessing from the LCD sizes that I need


garbage on my lcd

Started by Junem Albert REpollo in BasicX13 years ago

i successfully been able to mount the lcd to the bug brain. however, when i mounted it behind the servo and infront of the battery...

i successfully been able to mount the lcd to the bug brain. however, when i mounted it behind the servo and infront of the battery pack, my bug brain cant walk. then i transferred it up to the front, about the feelers. at first, i was able to display the message i wanted. but after i lightly,accidentally, a