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Questions tagged [touchscreen]

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

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ffplay and 7'' touchscreen

I'm trying to use ffplay with my RPi3B+ running the latest Rasbian Lite but it returns the following error: Could not initialize SDL - No available video device (Did you set the DISPLAY ...
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Change raspberry pi sleep time

I recently bought the 7" touchscreen for my raspberry pi B 3 running Raspbian and and wanting to use it as a wall mounted display for a smart home project. However I would like the touchscreen to "...
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Login Using Touchscreen

I am using a pi2 with Pixel as an air-gapped computer for secure data entry. In order to ensure that it remains isolated I have covered all the ports and cable jacks. The only input is a camera for ...
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Kodi on a GPIO screen

I recently bought a 3.5 inch TFT touchscreen connected by GPIO to my raspberry. I finally managed to make it work with Raspbian. however, when I launch KODI, the image on the TFT freezes and KODI ...
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Kivy: config.ini [Input] section: My touchscreen settings don't apply

I am trying to use an Elo Touch monitor to work with kivy. At first i calibrated the monitor with xCalibration wich worked fine: Calibrating EVDEV driver for "EloTouchSystems,Inc Elo TouchSystems ...
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Raspbian Jessie GUI hangs after running matchbox-keyboard

I have Raspberry Pi 2B, touchscreen, Raspbian Jessie 2016-05-10 with default LXDE desktop environment, installed matchbox-keyboard. When I run matchbox-keyboard it works correctly, but Raspbian GUI ...
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Touchscreen with Qt QML eglfs

The goal is to run QtQuick2 Qt5 applications on the RPI 2B with USB+HDMI resistive touchscreen (7" 800x480 AR1100 http://www.adafruit.com/products/2407). Current state Visual part is fine. Touch ...
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Touch screen works in X, not in Kivy

I have the eleduino 7" touchscreen. The image with pre-installed driver they ship it with disable the GPIO pins. Touchscreen works in Kivy though. I was helped here by TMWILSON26 who referred me to ...
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I lose all audio when I install the Waveshare drivers on my Raspberry Pi 3

So I've been trying to get my Waveshare 5inch LCD to work with my Raspberry Pi 3, I've gotten the drivers installed and the touch function works fantastically, but once the drivers are installed all ...
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Kumantech 3.5" LCD Touch Display, Python Library

I've a Kumantech 3,5" LCD Touch Display in front of me. I'm trying to find a python library to controll the LCD, because i don't want to use x or just to console. I couldn't find any. And I couldn't ...
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3.5 inch touchscreen driver without internet and Ethernet cable

I recently bought a Raspberry Pi B 3+, I installed Raspbian OS on a SD card and I also bought a 3.5 inch touchscreen. However, the touchscreen display stays white. Here is the screen (sorry for the ...
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Weird output on 10.1" HDMI/USB touchscreen (Waveshare)

I have an HDMI+USB 10.1" screen connected to Pi. When used only HDMI is work fine but when pluged usb (touch) the display weird output.
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Use VNC to get right-click on touchscreen

I found that when I use a Windows VNC client to connect to my Pi, it has a very nice emulation of right click, middle click, etc. The functionality I cannot get from my normal touchscreen setup: Pi ...
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Pi 3 Xorg.cond.d missing and need to swap the axis for the eGalax USB touchscreen

I have a problem: xinput_calibrator doesn't work properly. After I touch 4 points my touchscreen's X and Y axis stay swapped. And I can not apply changes manually in the Xorg.conf.d directory because ...
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Kivy on RPi - how to correct rotated touch screen

I have Raspberry Pi with 3.5 in TFT (resisitive) touchscreen installed, and small application written in Kivy. When I'm on Desktop then mouse and touch work as expected (in particular are not rotated),...
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How to permanently hide mouse pointer or cursor on Raspberry PI?

I am running Raspbian Jessie on Raspberry PI 2 Model B along with a touchscreen. I just noticed that whenever I use the touchscreen display, mouse pointer also follows my finger tips. I don't want ...
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Connecting Anroid app with PI3 and touchscreen

Can a touchscreen be used with RPI3 to open Andorinha apps?
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Waveshare 7'' LCD conflicts with WIFI (hostapd)

I have bought a Waveshare 7'' LCD (C) (https://www.waveshare.com/7inch-HDMI-LCD-C.htm) and it seems to work correctly on Raspberry PI 3B+ following the instructions on the site (it doesn't require ...
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Invalid MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 keyQXcbConnection: Could not connect to display localhost:10.0

I have RPi 3 B+ and 5" HDMI touch screen. I wrote this little GUI application in Python: import sys import os from PyQt5 import QtWidgets class Test(QtWidgets.QDialog): def __init__(self): ...
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Composite not Working on Raspberry Pi 3 B+

Raspberry Pi 3B+ with Noobs installation Then Emulation Station There is an official Rasberry pi touch screen attached by the ribon cable and 4 jumper wires to the Gpio. I used different power and ...
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How to make a stand by button?

I am using an Raspberry Pi 3b and a 7 inch hdmi waveshare touchscreen that connects to rpi with a hdmi cable and a micro usb cable. I want to program a push button from GPIO pins to make the screen ...
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Cursor doesn't respond to touch in pyqt5 program

I am very new to both programming in python and touch interface stuff on the Pi. I have run into an issue I can't seem to resolve by googling: I have a Sainsmart 7" touch screen that works perfectly ...
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How to configure duplicate screen on a Pi?

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 connected with a TouchScreen. I also connect another external display via HDMI. Goal I've been trying to make my external display show as duplicate mirror the one on the ...
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How can I make my touch lcd screen to work like a laptops touch pad

How can I make my touch lcd screen to work like a laptops touch pad? Is it possible because I am not able to access the corners of the lcd and I can't use the Pi correctly. Is it possible to make it ...
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PiScreen 3.5" TFT only shows white

I am attempting to set up a Zynthian Live Sampler (https://www.zynthian.org) which uses the Ozzmaker PiScreen 3.5" (http://ozzmaker.com/product/piscreen-3-5-tft-with-touch-for-the-raspberry-pi/) as it'...
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What is the meaning of this errors?

I downloaded the driver for LCD touch display (KeDei 3.5 inch SPI TFTLCD version 3.0 20015/12/1) from http://kedei.net/raspberry/v6_1/LCD_show_v6_1_3.tar.gz. Afterward I unpacked it tar -xzvf ...
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Is it possible to disable the Touchscreen backlight rate limit?

Is it possible to disable the Touchscreen backlight rate limit? I am developing an embedded application, and would like to fade the backlight smoothly on and off. But the rate limit of no more than ...
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Touchscreen (ACER UT241Ybmiuzx): multitouch is working in Chromium but not on desktop or filemanager

I'm stuck with installation of the above monitor and do not find a way forward. Touchscreen is running, operating perfectly with gestures in chromium, i.e. left click is fine. But on desktop or any ...
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Touch screen (the film) acts like mouse. How can I make it swipe?

I have bought a touch screen LCD display. LCD module is connected via HDMI and I can see desktop, no problem with that. The touch screen part has a circuit which converts the pysical interaction ...
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Raspberry pi 3 b+ and 7" touchscreen over poe

I have an issue, i want to power my pi and 7" touchscreen over poe but the raspberry pi poe hat supplies only 2.5 amp. 7" touchscreen requires 2.5 amp and rpi 3 b+ also requires 2.5 amp so i am in ...
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Is it possible to power a 3b+ and the display with the poe hat?

For a project I would like to power the 3b+ and the official 7” touch display using the official POE hat. I figured that I could connect the display board to the pi via the jumper wires to 5v and GND ...
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DSI 7inch touchscreen does not work anymore

I have 2x 7inch touchscreens laying here. (Original raspberry touchscreens) I always had one connected to a raspberry. The other one was backup. After I connected the backup one to the raspberry, my ...
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What is the recommended touch screen displays for Rasp Pi 3 that work with Win IoT Core?

I bought a small touch screen but it does not work with Windows 10 IoT Core. For those who know any touch screens that work with Windows 10 IoT Core, please let me know.
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Is it okay to power the Pi Touchscreen by plugging into the Pi?

I have the official raspberry Pi 7 inch touch screen, and I have mounted to it a Pi 2. Lately I have been using it and I have been plugging the power into the Pi itself. I however recently remember ...
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Raspberry Pi Touch Screen - I can't do anything

So, I recently bought a UCTRONICS LCD 3.5 in. touch screen for the Raspberry Pi (I have a Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Stretch), and attaching it and getting it to turn on worked just fine. I ...
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Possible to Power RPi 3 & Touchscreen with Old Intercom Wires?

So this question could be a dumb one, as I have little to no experience with electricity. Anyways, here it is: My current project is using the RPi Official Touchscreen (7 inches), along with a RPi3 ...
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Change GPIO pins for official Raspberry Pi 7" touchscreen

I need to use different GPIO pins with the Raspberry Pi official 7" touchscreen. I'm already using pins 3, 4, 5 and 6 with a hat, and it would be a pain to change them. I've looked through several ...
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How to get touchscreen right click on Raspbian Stretch

I am currently using Raspbian Stretch with a Waveshare 7 inch touchscreen, and I would like to get right click input (preferably with two finger or long touch). There appear to be no solutions for ...
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How do I find which pins my TFT display is using?

I have a TFT Touch Screen Display from Tontec that I'm using for a project. According to the product description the display only uses 8 pins. However, the connector cable takes up 26 pins worth of ...
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Official touchscreen questions

I'm a French web developer so forgive my Englush I'm currently working on yet another in-car embedded Raspberry Pi project. I plan to build the software as a Chromium kiosk web app, served by a Node....
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RPi3 with SainSmart 5" TFT touchscreen doesn't work

I bought a SainSmart 5" TFT with resistive touch to attach to my Raspberry Pi 3 Model B. The display works fine, though I had to set an HDMI_CVT parameter in /boot/config.txt in order to expand the ...
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Kuman 7 inch LCD screen not working

I'm new to all things pi and just got a Kuman 7" 800 480 LCD screen. I tested it on my laptop first (windows 8.1) and it looked great. Plugging it into the pi, not so great. The colours are all off, ...
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secure a raspberry pi so it can only run one application

Given that only a touch screen is accessible, how can I lock down a raspberry pi so that only one application (a calculator program) will run?
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Conflicting dtoverlays and framebuffer

I have a RPi3 with latest standard kernel. I am making use of spi1. In config.txt I have the line: dtoverlay=spi1-3cs. I have 2 ADC's connected to spi1 and all seems fine, using an HDMI screen to ...
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Official 7inch touchscreen dead zone

I have a 7 inch touchscreen which has been working fine over the last few years but recently it has a dead zone across the centre (full width, landscape orientation). It works fine at the top 25% and ...
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Pi Official Touchscreen Dim on Timeout (Screensaver like)

I've done a lot of Googling but not found anything. What I would like to do is dim the backlighting after a timeout period of no GUI activity and restore the backlight brightness on GUI activity. ...
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Use Raspberry Pi as bluetooth keyboard

I'm wanting to do a project with a Raspberry Pi acting as a Bluetooth keyboard and/or mouse. The Pi would be connected to a touchscreen display, and I would have a virtual keyboard on the screen that ...
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Stream Deck Using PI 2

I have a RPi2 1gb. I've recently got a touch screen for it and have decided that I actually should use it for what it was intended for. Programming! So my adventure starts here. I want to make a ...
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ADS7846 Touchscreen configuration

After running the xinput calibrator, it generates following output: Calibrating standard Xorg driver "ADS7846 Touchscreen" current calibration values: min_x=0, max_x=65535 and min_y=0, max_y=65535 If ...
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Pi 2 won't boot without touchscreen connected

Timeline of events: Installed a stable version of Raspbian, all systems work no real testing with the GPIO but HDMI and SSH work. Tested various GPIO pins for running fans and several pieces of ...