Display relates to the use and output of display systems for the Rasberry Pi. The built-in video connectors are HDMI and RCA composite (yellow plug).

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Faster display shut off

When I tried to use tvservice - o to turn off my screen which worked but when I used tvservice -p to turn back on it didn't work. Is there any way to change the time it takes to turn off the screen? ...
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Retropie Retroarch Emulator PSX and N64 too small resolution

I'm new to the Raspberry Pi and just got a RP2, with a retropie image. I installed an N64 and PSX rom to test it out and they work perfectly BUT for the size on my 40" 1080p TV. This is what I get: ...
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1602 LCD display initiating

I bought an assembled 1602 lcd display which should work with the Adafruit codes (http://www.banggood.com/Negative-16-x-2-LCD-Keypad-Kit-RGB-Backlit-For-Raspberry-Pi-p-960166.html) I downloaded the ...
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Can I run a terminal command from ssh to open the browser on X server?

I've hooked up the raspberry pi to a display. I have ssh'd in from another machine and I was wondering how, if possible, to open a browser window via epiphany http://example.com from my ssh session ...
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Getting a 1.44" TFT ILI9163C screen to work with SPI

I am working on getting my very very very cheap chines display working. As far as I can tell, its a TFT 1.44" 128x128 SPI display (printed on the board) - and the internet seems to direct me towards ...
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Connect an android tablet touchscreen to a pi?

I have an android tablet(versus touchtab 7v dc) that unfortunately doesn't work any more. I wanted to know if there is any way I can salvage the touch-screen from the tablet and use it as a display ...
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Is it possible to connect to a display port?

I bought a HDMI to DP cable to connect my Raspberry Pi 2 to a screen with Display Port. Unfortunately I get no output on the screen. Is it possible to connect the Raspberry Pi 2 to a screen with ...
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libCEC not working on LG TV (LD330)

I've just installed libcec on my Raspberry Pi B+ with (raspbian on it), following the instructions from here (https://nyxi.eu/blog/2013/04/15/raspbian-libcec/). I want to be able to turn on/off the ...
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Is there a Low-Def HDMI monitor for Raspberry be that is not more expensive that RPi itself?

There is HDMI Pi, a "1280x800 Affordable High-Def HDMI screen for Raspbery Pi", but I feel it would be still even more expesive than the RPi itself. Are there Low-Def 480x320-ish HDMI screens that ...
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How do I get monitor to display true black? [closed]

When I change the brightness setting to 0 black #000000 displays as true black with no light coming from the screen. Unfortunately white also dims quite a bit. When I set brightness to 100, black ...
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Piracast not working with Windows 8.1

I am using Piracast in an attempt to use the pi as a Miracast receiver for my Windows 8.1-based tablet. However, I get stuck in the read_all_sta: infinite loop. I have tried changing the intent in ...
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Multiple Display Screens

I want to build a mini multimedia system based on the raspberry pi B+, which has 2 display screens: The main screen (like a 42" LED TV), which plays the main video in Full HD. HDMI RCA/AV/Composite ...
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Connecting raspberry pi B+ with lcd display

It's pretty much on the title but how do I connect a 1.8 tft 128*160 lcd screen with my raspberry pi B+? I wished to do the same as this video What exact model of lcd screen should i use and how do i ...
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Programming SPI display on Raspberry Pi (Help needed!)

I'm working on a cool little project and it's going quite smoothly and I've managed to integrate the other 3-4 devices into the Pi however there is one part of this project I am stuck on I'm unsure ...
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Remote Connection to Pi to same Display as HDMI Port

Is there a way I can remotley connect to the Raspberry Pi and get the same Screen as it is shown on the HDMI Connection? We need the Pi for a Screen in the entrance Hall of our Building, and i can ...
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Raspbian often boots to a blank screen, however the Pi is responsive and accessible from SSH and the network

I've Googled and searched SE and found issues like this, but mine is a different problem than what I've found. I'm setting up a few Raspberry Pi kiosks to be digital signs. The Pis are running ...
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Force Minecraft-pi to use PiTFT, not HDMI

My daughter just got the PiTFT for her Raspberry Pi, and I finally picked up myself a Pi(B+, woo woo)+touchscreen as well. Given that she's in second grade and I think every other kid in school plays ...
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may connect 26 pin touchscreen display to a 40 pin raspberry pi A+?

Recently, i've got as a present a raspberry pi a+ (40 GPIO pins) and touchscreen display for older version (26 GPIO pins) I tried to google, but wherever i search it gives me description of the new A+ ...
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Is there a display that can be turned on/off via a Pi?

I have seen many small displays that work with the Pi, however I am wondering if any of them can be turned completely on/off via the Pi. If so, what should I look for? many are GPIO based (especially ...
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RPI with GPS and LCD

I have Raspberry PI with GPS module IM131227001 and I have bougth LCD1602 Add-on and I have GPIO HUB. How to display GPS coordinates on mentioned LCD display in real time, if it si possible with my ...
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Automatically change web page Chromium Kiosk [closed]

How can i automatically change the web page after X minutes Website 1 2 mins website 2 2 mins website 1 etc etc running chromium
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Can we now use the DSI cnnector?

Now that the GPU source has been made open source, will we be able to use the DSI connector to power display panels?
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Watterott RPi-Display TFT no output

since a few days I'm a proud owner of a RPi Model B+ and a 2,8" RPi-Display from Watterott. HDMI output works fine, I am using a preinstalled Raspbian that boots into desktop. I followed this ...
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Troubleshoot monitor resolution scaling/overscan

I have my R-Pi connected to a 15" monitor running 1024x768 resolution. Wierd thing is that I can't seem to make the image fill out the display. It's connected using HDMI. I've tried setting ...
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Raspberry Pi News Ticker

I have seen tickers used with the raspberry pi, but they all output to a LCD screen and I would like to output to a TV via HDMI. I would like the ticker to use a RSS feed, and overlay at the bottom ...
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Is a Pi able to put a monitor connected via HDMI to standby?

I've installed xset and tried to send the monitor to standby with xset dpms force standby The screen goes black, but the power LED doesn't start to flash, so the monitor doesn't seem to be in ...
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Can I have multiple Audio and video outputs from PI (non-simultaneous)

I have a raspberry PI with various custom software to boot on power-up. I'm also planning to attach a small 4" monitor and a small external speaker. I'm wondering if It's possible to have it so that ...
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I have tried to connect my raspberry pi using the HDMI lead but it say no signal on the monitor and on the tv?

I can't get my Raspberry Pi to connect via HDMI to either a TV or a monitor. It will connect using AV leads. I have searched various forums but the advice is always rather technical and doesn't seem ...
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Alternative to HDMI4PI?

I'm looking for an LCD kit with touchscreen support that connects over VGA for the LCD and USB for the touchscreen, with a screen that is 4.3"-5" Essentially, a less expensive alternative to this ...
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Why were camera and display adapters not incorporated into official IO board?

Camera and display adapters have to be used with the official IO board in the "Raspberry Pi Compute Module Development Kit" (see product page). When I look at the schematics of the adapter boards they ...
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cheap low light display for PI

I'm trying to build a dual-head alarm clock with a raspberry pi (1 pi, 2 display/button stations, 1 for each side of the bed). I was planning on using a pair of these off the composite port: ...
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Show higher resolution on small screen (scale down)

I am using the PiTFT by Adafruit (see product page). It connects as a framebuffer device with 320x240px. I do not need to say that this is a bit low to display full web pages. Is there a way to ...
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Is there a way to detect if a PiTFT display screen is connected?

I am trying to detect if a PiTFT screen is connected. Is there some kind of GPIO pin I can probe and detect it to some extent? Thanks
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Where is the /boot partition?

I'm trying to boot my pi running NOOBS, and my monitor's not displaying any input. After checking other similar problems, I was advised to place the lines hdmi_config=1 and hdmi_safe=1 in the ...
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Pi B+ with TFT running Kali

I can't seem to figure out to get my 2.8 touch screen to work with a Kali (1.9) OS. Everything I read is aimed at Raspbian and Wheezy to use a TFT. I need a mobile platform to operate Kali from Pi but ...
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Control a 2004 display - with or without IIC/I2C serial interface

I ordered a cheap 2004-LCD-display and a I2C serial interface to use it with this display and connect it to my raspberry pi (model B, rev. 2) running raspbian. Until both arrives, I have to decide if ...
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Display Image at Specific Resoulutions and Screen Positions

Is there a way to open an image from the command line interface and have the image resized to 256x96 px and displayed from 0,0 to 256,96? I can play videos like this using omxplayer and the --win "0 0 ...
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20x4 LCD with Python - Threading because of different update intervals

I've built a complete home automation system including a LCD display (2004), an internet radio and with 433 Mhz controlling. Unfortunatly I have a small problem with the lcd display. Everything ...
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low resolution displaying on monitor in raspbian

I have low video output quality on the raspberry pi. I am using the analog output, on a 24" display which has an ideal resolution of 1920x1200. however I only get about 20" of that, at a of ...
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Choosing an OLED / LCD Dispaly

I'm building a simple device where my Raspberry Pi talks to Google Calendar, and displays information about where I'm at on my office door. My code is all in Python It was simple until I started ...
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Small display with no assembling

I'd like to buy a display for my pi (B+, I will by it as fast I can). But I can't find any options that does not require assembling. Display can be "anything", like character lcd ...
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Raspbian GUI Headless

I'm planning to run Raspbian on a Model B v1 (256MB) Pi, and I'd rather not have the memory overhead of a GUI running in the background. I know that there are a few Raspbian Server respins available ...
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Disable Rainbow Splash Screen not working

According to elinux ( http://elinux.org/RPiconfig ), I should be able to disable the rainbox splashscreen by setting this option in the /boot/cmdline.txt file: disable_splash if set to 1, avoids the ...
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Connect an LCD with Ribbon Cable to Breadboard

I've purchased these two display modules, however, I am lacking the right connectors so that I can connect to my breadboard and to Pi. I would like to know what hardware I should purchase for this ...
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Stretched image on display

I have a 7" display attached to my RPI. Controller Board VS-TY2662-V1 Lcd Panel AT070TN92 Running raspbian. In theory it has 800x480. I run a website I kiosk mode on it. If I use fixed height and ...
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Connect to OLED Display Module

I would like to connect to the following display which I've purchased: http://www.buydisplay.com/default/serial-3-2-inch-display-arduino-256x64-oled-screen-module-white-on-black#wishlist-wrapper This ...
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How to ILI9341 SPI TFT display make work

I bought this display: There it is. After installing drivers for it( drivers are here ), display works, but only quarter of screen works and whole screen is flickernig. My kernel isLinux NETRUNNERHUB ...
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How do I display an image file (PNG) in a simple window?

I've got a prototype I need to show for an RFID project. I've got the RFID (Parallax USB) working, and the sample Python script (my first) is displaying the ID of the card just like it's supposed ...
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How do I shrink the screen with composite out?

I finally got my Pi to display on an old TV, via the RCA connector. Unfortunately, the Pi outputs a picture that is bigger than the TV can display. It does this on both the TV pictured here: and a ...
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How do I connect Raspberry Pi to my TV?

I have an old TV set and it does not have HDMI. I wanted to know how to connect my RPi to it and which cables I should buy. Problem is I don't know what are these inputs called as, so I couldn't ...