Parallax LCD display

Started by Tim Chapman in BasicX12 years ago 9 replies

Has anyone been successful in sending data to the parallax LCD? I get very intermittent results. Lots of garbage on the display. Tim...

Has anyone been successful in sending data to the parallax LCD? I get very intermittent results. Lots of garbage on the display. Tim Chapman tim@tim@... TEC Computer Services www.teccs.biz (602) 486-0502 -----Original Message----- From: basicx@basi... [mailto:basicx@basi...]On Behalf Of arhodes19044 Sent: Wednesd


LCD+ display corruption

Started by mr_sallen in BasicX13 years ago

I'm using the BasicX's hardware serial port to read real-time GPS data at 4800 baud then displaying summary info on the LCD+...

I'm using the BasicX's hardware serial port to read real-time GPS data at 4800 baud then displaying summary info on the LCD+ using software serial output at 9600bps. I had to resort to using hardware serial to read the GPS because software serial was dropping chars. Anyway, I'm


bx-24 and lcd panel without shift register

Started by Cynthia Lawson in BasicX12 years ago 2 replies

Hi everyone, I have a non-serial interfaced LCD panel. Does anyone have sample code on how to have the BX output characters? I would like to...

Hi everyone, I have a non-serial interfaced LCD panel. Does anyone have sample code on how to have the BX output characters? I would like to not have to use a shift register (all sample code I found online is w/ shift registers.) Any ideas? Thanks! //Cynthia


CrystalFontz LCD Displays & SPI

Started by Bookwalter, Dan in BasicX12 years ago

Anyone interface to a CrystalFontz 634 LCD Display via SPI ??? Thanks Dan Bookwalter N8DCJ FOC 1707 Hi-Stat a Stoneridge Co. ...

Anyone interface to a CrystalFontz 634 LCD Display via SPI ??? Thanks Dan Bookwalter N8DCJ FOC 1707 Hi-Stat a Stoneridge Co. 345 South Mill St. Lexington, Ohio 44904 (419) 884-1219 Phone (419) 884-4172 Direct (419) 884-4196 Fax Dan.Bookwalter@Dan.... This electronic mail transmissio


low cost LCD mods for bx apps

Started by cmos8me in BasicX14 years ago 4 replies

hey fellas, I found this little site thought it would be of interest to some, this is the link to the LCD mods i found. ...

hey fellas, I found this little site thought it would be of interest to some, this is the link to the LCD mods i found. http://sales.goldmine-elec.com/pr odinfo.asp?prodid=8131 7.95 is great , but im


LCDX

Started by Shani in BasicX12 years ago 4 replies

Has anyone used the All-In-One LCD Display and BasicX CPU... I have recently purchased this and am trying to use it for a school project......

Has anyone used the All-In-One LCD Display and BasicX CPU... I have recently purchased this and am trying to use it for a school project... Anyone out there who may be able to help me...??? Thanks Sk Yahoo! Groups Links


LCD HD44780 2x16 Character

Started by andy...@aol.com in BasicX12 years ago 1 reply

Hi everybody, I need help on connecting a HD44780 to a BasicX and programming it. Thanks! Bye Yahoo! Groups Links

Hi everybody, I need help on connecting a HD44780 to a BasicX and programming it. Thanks! Bye Yahoo! Groups Links


noob question

Started by tsprap in BasicX13 years ago 1 reply

How do I address the entire PortC on a BX24 without using a bunch of putPins. I'm trying to interface a Graphic Lcd (ks0108) to it so i'm ...

How do I address the entire PortC on a BX24 without using a bunch of putPins. I'm trying to interface a Graphic Lcd (ks0108) to it so i'm going to need to send a lot of commands through PortC.


HD44780

Started by Leddy in BasicX14 years ago 1 reply

Has anyone connected a Crystalfontz display to their BX? I purchased a 20x4 LCD from them. I saw in the Files listing there was a ...

Has anyone connected a Crystalfontz display to their BX? I purchased a 20x4 LCD from them. I saw in the Files listing there was a sample code for it. I've started playing around with it and have yielded nothing being able to be displayed to the screen. It also appears th


very newbie question

Started by naimead in BasicX13 years ago 5 replies

I have managed recently to compile and download a program in a BX- 24,but nothing seems to happen.Do i have to do something...

I have managed recently to compile and download a program in a BX- 24,but nothing seems to happen.Do i have to do something extra?Can it work with the USB programming cable on it or not? I have downloaded the BX-24+LCD example from the example section of totalrobots b


Keyboard Interfacing

Started by sawtape in BasicX13 years ago 4 replies

Hey Everybody! I just got a BX 24 for Christmas and have been playing around with it obsessively. I have a 2x16 lcd display for...

Hey Everybody! I just got a BX 24 for Christmas and have been playing around with it obsessively. I have a 2x16 lcd display for it and thought it would be cool to be able to write a little space shooter game of some sort. Although I know I could use the 4 buttons on the serial


Interfacing a 16-key keypad with the BX24

Started by in BasicX13 years ago 2 replies

Hello, This is my very first post on this forum and am a newbie to the ways of electronics and I'm looking for a solution to...

Hello, This is my very first post on this forum and am a newbie to the ways of electronics and I'm looking for a solution to a problem that I've come across in my very first project. I'm using a BX-24 and a Matrix Orbital LCD display and have interfaced a 16-key k


2X16 LCD Cursor?

Started by jeraldin99 in BasicX13 years ago 9 replies

Hey, does anyone know the command in Basic to display a cursor of some type, either blinking or block. I found some code that...

Hey, does anyone know the command in Basic to display a cursor of some type, either blinking or block. I found some code that was like LCDcursorstyle, but the complier doesn't recognize any of those commands. -Thanks, Jared


Long Header Pins

Started by church_art in BasicX12 years ago 2 replies

Does anyone know where I can source the long header pins and sockets used on the Basicx LCDX module for attaching the LCD ? I have looked on...

Does anyone know where I can source the long header pins and sockets used on the Basicx LCDX module for attaching the LCD ? I have looked on Mouser, Digikey and Jameco with no luck.


pin diagram

Started by ms_ashwin in BasicX12 years ago 1 reply

hi, i am a student and a first time user of the basic-x micon. can any one please send me the pin diagram of the basic-x24p. and also how...

hi, i am a student and a first time user of the basic-x micon. can any one please send me the pin diagram of the basic-x24p. and also how do i connect it to an lcd. thank you. ashwin


I Know it's a bore - but help required from someone with a heart

Started by damian_newrick in BasicX11 years ago 3 replies

Hi to all. I've been sitting in the background for a while watching the chat in this group, and this is my first posting. I have a problem I...

Hi to all. I've been sitting in the background for a while watching the chat in this group, and this is my first posting. I have a problem I can't get round, and am looking for help - so please be sympathy if the resolution is simple! I've built a simple circuit using the BX24 chip. I've connected two of the pins (5 and 6) to a 2x16 serial LCD display, and another two of the pins (6 and ...


help with RS232

Started by Mark in BasicX14 years ago

I have been given an assigment at work where I need to use the Rabbit 2000 to communicate with an LCD display. I do not fully ...

I have been given an assigment at work where I need to use the Rabbit 2000 to communicate with an LCD display. I do not fully understand the initial steps I need to take to initialize communications. If any one can provide me with tips on the preliminary steps needed, sample code


Beginer help

Started by tsprap in BasicX13 years ago 1 reply

I'm new to BasicX but i have a BS2. I wanted to know some simple stuf such as sending a high and low signal to a pin (to control...

I'm new to BasicX but i have a BS2. I wanted to know some simple stuf such as sending a high and low signal to a pin (to control LEDS and things like that) Also to send a simple string to a serial LCD. (an equvalint to serout)


Two serial ports at once

Started by Edward Ringel in BasicX12 years ago

Hi all, Hoping to get some help which may be of interest to everyone. I want to use a BX-35 to maintain two RS-232 ports. I have com3 working...

Hi all, Hoping to get some help which may be of interest to everyone. I want to use a BX-35 to maintain two RS-232 ports. I have com3 working without difficulty, talking to the LCD+. I want to be able to load my program, disconnect from my PC, and then connect com1 to another piece of hardware that wants to talk to an RS232 interface. I know that piece of hardware works, because I ...


LCD 4x20 and ascii

Started by Don Lewis in BasicX14 years ago 2 replies

I recently got the LCD4x20 from Netmedia and am so far pleased with it. I have learned it is as easy to confuse as am I. :) ...

I recently got the LCD4x20 from Netmedia and am so far pleased with it. I have learned it is as easy to confuse as am I. :) Sometimes streams of random ascii data blow it away. In the documentation there is no mention of the allowable ascii range of values and what they might equal.