Use this tag for questions about touchscrren compatibility, and how to use compatible touchscreens with the Raspberry Pi.

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How to install PiTFT and use to the GPIO for other usage (like serial console)

I am about to install PiTFT on a RPi model B. However, doing so, I will lose the GPIOs for other usage (like a serial cable cable, for instance). Is it possible to install a PiTFT and still have a ...
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Help required with assembly of Sain Smart 7 inch touch screen monitor kit and connection to pi

I am new to the pi and purchased the above kit which consists of several boards but no instructions regarding assembly. There appears to be software instructions but being new I am in the dark! I am ...
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What cables do i need?

I have looked at SainSmart 3.2" TFT LCD Display+Touch Panel+PCB adapter SD Slot for Arduino 2560 and it tells me it is compatable with raspberry pi but it dosent tell me what cables i need or how to ...
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Getting a Mimo Monitor working with Raspberry Pi

This isn't a question, as I have finally figured out how to get this all to work. I've had to break the links because I don't have enough reputation. sigh. Instructions to use Mimo Monitors UM-710 ...
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Capacitive, Small Screen?

(There is a very good question about small screens in general here. Unfortunately, it's not quite specific enough for my needs) One of the things I am going to need for a few of the projects I have ...
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Pygame from console with PiTFT

I wrote a simple script that uses pygame to display the information. However, I found that it won't display on screen when I call it from terminal through SSH. I found this guide/solution on adafruit, ...
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QML files are not running on raspbian

When I try to run any qml file using qmlscene on raspbian I got this error : EGLFS: Unable to query physical screen size, defaulting to 100 dpi. EGLFS: To override, set QT_QPA_EGLFS_PHYSICAL_WIDTH ...
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Will this LCD touch panel work with RPi

I am come across this nice looking affordable touch screen lcd panel http://za.rs-online.com/web/p/lcd-colour-displays/7812992 and was wondering if it would be compatible with the RPi. It seems as if ...
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Touch Screen Interactive setup

Just starting out as a pi developer and I was looking for any advice anyone might have for getting an touchscreen to work with Raspbian? I need to be really restrictive on what a user can do on this ...
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Samsung touchscreen lms430hf12-003 - can this be used with the raspberry pi ?

Ok so I am trying to find a solution for a LCD for my PI and I had this old Garmin sitting around and so I thought I would see if I can use the display for PI, I am sure that it can work, but I just ...
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Larger Touch Screen Displays

I was hoping to find a larger touchscreen display that will work with my Raspberry Pi. I wanted to make a "kitchen use" kiosk for looking up recipes, watching cooking shows etc. I was hoping to find a ...
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Egalax touchscreen

I have some 4 wire touch and a raspberry pi. But now i must install the driver but for that the kernel must be recompiled. I folow this ...
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Touch panel via USB

I have an old LG 19" (4:3) lcd display and I had an idea to connect rPI to it which should not be a problem but then I had the idea of adding a touch panel film over the lcd. Now, I've googled this ...
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How do I get the uLCD-43PT-PI touchscreen working?

I have one of these that is made specifically for the Pi. I am trying to use that as the primary display for the Pi. Currently, it is powered, but won't show anything on the screen. How do I get it to ...
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Using iPod touch screen and digitizer with the Raspberry Pi

I recently replaced the screen on my iPod touch 4th generation because the glass was cracked. I am now left with the old screen which is perfectly functional. I am wondering if there is any way I can ...
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Raspberry Pi Raspbian Web Kiosk Virtual Keyboard Solution

I followed Alan D. Moore's step-by-step guide to have my Raspberry Pi running in kiosk mode. I did my own configuration as I needed it to run on a touchscreen with no physical keyboard and mouse. ...
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How can I use a PQ Labs multitouch overlay with the Pi?

I have multitouch screen overlays from PQ Labs that I would like to use with my Pi. They only have drivers for the x86 architecture. Is there any way I can use these? If not, are there other ...
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How to make a Raspberry Pi into a tablet?

I am interested in making a tablet out of the Raspberry Pi, a touch screen, and some sort of case. Could someone 1. Please tell me if this touch screen would work ...
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Is it possible to extend the DSI connector?

I want to install my Raspberry Pi in my car. I also want to have a screen visible for the driver while the RPi is somewhere else. So i want to extend it up to 50cm, is that possible?
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Conect a phone screen to the RPi (GPIO)?

I've an old cellphone I don't use anymore (LG Secret (KF750)) and I was thinking about disassembling it in order to use its screen with the RasPi (probably with the GPIO pins ?). It sounds nice to me ...
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Touchscreen display from Chalk Electronics doesn't work

So I'm trying to get a touchscreen from Chalkboard Electronics to work with my model B Raspberry Pi. The specific product I have is this 7" capacitive touchscreen which connects to the Raspberry Pi ...
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how to mount LCD/TFT screen on raspberry pi

Possible Duplicate Raspberry pi has an on-board DSI connector, If I buy an LCD or TFT or touch screen which has the DSI connector, could I mount it on the RPI? Does it require any additional firmware ...
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Touchscreen with Raspberry Pi [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I determine if a given touchscreen is compatible? I have just started using Raspberry Pi and for my project I would like to use a touch screen display. I would ...
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Would this touchscreen work with a Raspberry Pi?

I'm looking at getting this 659GL-70NP/C/T touchscreen for my Raspberry Pi but I'm not sure if the touch surface will work with the Raspberry Pi Android OS. Will it?
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Is it possible to connect a Raspberry Pi to a 3.2" TFT LCD touch panel?

Can I connect a Raspberry Pi to a device like SainSmart 3.2" TFT LCD Display + Touch Panel + PCB adapter SD Slot for Arduino 2560? How hard would it be?
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What qualities should I look for in a small, 7“ or 10” monitor?

Hi, which small small and portable monitors would you suggest to combine with Raspberry Pi. As Raspberry Pi is part of huge range of different project please suggest which would be best in each of ...
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Connecting a touch panel display to the Raspberry Pi? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I determine if a given touchscreen is compatible? I have two choices of touch panel display to connect to my Raspberry Pi: Reach Technologies SLCD43 Amulet ...
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How can I determine if a given touchscreen is compatible?

I want to attach a touchscreen to my Raspberry Pi. While doing some internet search about this, I found out that this is not trivial, because not all touchscreens are compatible. How do I find out, ...