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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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Transfer driver in Raspberry Pi 2 Model B with Screen Kedai 3.5

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B and I bought an 3.5" LCD screen from China called Kedai 3.5. To be able to use it, the Chinese company provides a link for downloading a Raspbian image with the screen ...
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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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javafx 7" touchscreen blanking

I recently bought a Raspberry Pi 3 and the official 7" touchscreen. The goal is to run a JavaFX application that serves as a central point to control home automation services. While everything seems ...
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Dual touch screens , one for input and a second for output

I am working on a project where I will need to use two displays. One small touch screen display for easy user input and one HDMI display for video output. So pretty much the user would select an ...
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Issues with Kivy on Raspberry Pi 3 with 3.5 in Touchscreen

I followed every guide I could find on installing Kivy to Raspberry Pi. My touchscreen works totally fine. Trying to launch various Kivy demos will result in what seems to be a partial launch, but ...
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Adjusting the Brightness of the Official Touchscreen Display

Is there a way to adjust the brightness of the official touchscreen display? I couldn't find a definite answer. I'm running the latest release of Raspbian Jessie.
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cutting the 7" TFT screen

The official 7" screen is 1.5 mm to wide (longer side) in order to fit into my car radio-adapter. Is it possible to cut 1.5 mm from one side without destroying the screen (I would try to sand it)
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Brightness control or toggle of backlight on ads7846 TFT touchscreen?

I have a 3.5" ads7846 based touchscreen for my Pi from Waveshare. Is it possible to toggle the backlight and/or change the brightness?
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Will this ODroid-C1 3,2" touch screen work with Raspberry 2?

I bought a 3,2" touch screen which was advertised (German website) for Raspbery and ODroid-C1: Wird einfach auf den ODROID-C1 oder Raspberry Pi Einplatinencomputer aufgesteckt! Translated: Is ...
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New Touchscreen Project - GPIO or HDMI

Please excuse the noob question - first Pi project. Basic project components: Raspberry Pi 3 touchscreen (preferably 8 inches) with sound. I am uncertain in making the purchasing decision for the ...
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touch screen not working

I just bought a touch screen ,First it Works fine, but after two weeks the screen and the LEDs blink, and if I connect my Pi 2 via HDMI, it doesn't work at all. I connect the USB of my PC to supply ...
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Disable or catch touch screen events

I have a RPi 2 set up as a kiosk with the official touch screen. On startup, the user will need to enter some input using the touch screen, but then I want to display an external web page in full ...
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w1-gpio issue with Waveshare 5" LCD touchscreen and Pi 2

I've got huge trouble solving the following problem: I attached a Waveshare 5" LCD touchscreen to a Pi 2 Model B (components and setup listed below), prepared a new SDcard with Raspbian Jessie (not ...
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LCD-32 3.2 TFT no longer works after kernel update

I have an LCD-PI32 3.2 provided from hwlevel.com. This was working great with their kernel modules provided for 3, however after I recently upgraded my Rapsberry Pi to kernel 4 it is no longer ...
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powering RPi from touch screen usb out

I've been wondering about buying an LG 23ET63V touch screen monitor. Although the manual doesn't mention the touchscreen usb output specifications, I was wondering if anyone knows whether this could ...
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Securely Mounting LCD Display to Pi

I have decided to add a 4D Systems 2.4" HAT display to my R-Pi2B, however before I start mashing down on it, I would like to ensure that it is securely fastened to the Pi. I have my Pi seated in a ...
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How can I develop a touchscreen GUI in Python?

I am new to touch screen programming, and I'm programming a camera in python. How can I create a touchscreen-compatible GUI in Python?
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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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Force HDMI output

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 and a LCD I have no problem with LCD but i want to switch HDMI for video output . i tried to add these line to config.txt : hdmi_force_hotplug=1 hdmi_drive=2 ...
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Touchscreen display turns off whenever audio plays (RPI2, DAC+, PITFT)

I'm using a Raspberry Pi 2 with a Hifiberry DAC+ Pro and the Adafruit 3.5" touchscreen. I attached the DAC+ to the Pi, and then the touchscreen to the DAC after soldering some extra connectors. It ...
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How can I switch between a built in display and HDMI?

I recently made a mini portable computer with my raspberry pi 2, using this display: https://www.adafruit.com/products/2423 It's all set up and works well, however it would be good if I could ...
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Raspberry Pi Zero and Waveshare 4 inch IPS screen

I've tried to install this screen, used the image on the supplied CD, and the little light just flashes 8 times, so I go back to NOOBS, reinstall, then download the driver they supply from their site, ...
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How to setup resistive LCD touchscreen over SPI

I've been following a guide for setting up an LCD touchscreen, without success. When the screen is plugged into the GPIO pins it just shows a white screen. After all my attempts it remains white. ...
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Virtual keyboard activation

I bought a raspberry pi2 and 7 inch waveshare touchscreen. The SD card came along with the system already flashed. It turns on and everything works, but how do I activate the virtual keyboard. Do I ...
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Raspberry pi 2 touch screen is not full screen

I am trying to get my touch screen working on my raspberry pi 2. I am currently running kali linux and I believe I have set up the touch screen properly. I am getting a display but part of the ...
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proper installation of 5inch lcd on raspberry pi B+ running PWNPi

I received this morning my new 5 inch LCD for my Raspberry B+, I have got a PwnPI 3.0 version. The LCD displays with a big black gap on the right side when connected for the first time. I figured it'...
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Getting touchscreen to work in raspbian / kodi

I got a HANNS-G HT231HPB touchscreen which I want to get fully working on raspbian and kodi. It seems to work in the normal lxde on raspbian, but when I start kodi I get no touch events. Can someone ...
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Raspberry Pi Touch LCD Screen problem when GPIO connected

I am using a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. I have a 3.5 inch Touch Display LCD for Raspberry Pi. When I start the Raspberry Pi with the attached touch screen it shows only a white screen on the Display. ...
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How to configure touchscreen for taking input and displaying output

I am making a control system project for factories where the motors and other appliances are supposed to be controlled via touchscreen. Is there a separate software in which the screen buttons has to ...
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White TFT LCD touchscreen isn't functioning on Raspbian or Ubuntu on a Raspberry Pi 2

I finally received my 3.5" KeDei 480x320 16bit/18bit version 3.0 TFT LCD touchscreen from Hong Kong. It only connects through the GPIO pins. I plugged it into my Raspberry Pi 2 and I was met with a ...
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Win10 IoT +Raspberry PI 2 official touch display support

I'm looking to have the new 7" Raspberry official touch screen working on Windows 10 IoT. Does anyone have ever tried it? It looks to work pretty well with LINUX but there is no such docs or samples ...
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Android tablet as second screen via USB

Also can you charge tablet/phone using the USB ports? is solved as the title
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Touchscreen w/ HDMI output only when a display is attached?

Probably a very simple question, but I haven't had much luck finding a answer on my own. I have a Tontec 3.5" touchscreen plugged into my RPi2. Is there any way that I can use the touchscreen when ...
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how to use overlays for ads784 joy-it 3.2 " tft screen

According to the manual from Joy-it (cannot find an english version) I should download the latest firmware and use modprobe to load the kernel module but I receive an error message that the kernel ...
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touch screen for the pi

I am trying to set up a touch screen for the pi. I am looking for a 20 in. or so touch screen. I will be mounting this in the kitchen and the 10 in. one is a little to small. Can I use any USB ...
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Touchscreen - configuration issue?

Good day! I have a rpi B+ with 3,2" display (fb_ili9340) and XPT2046 touch controller. Previously 3.18.10, now 4.0.7 kernel. Display works perfectly as with waveshare32b module, but no touchscreen ...
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How To Install touchscreen drivers on a raspberry pi

Hello I am trying to install a raspberry pi touchscreen that i bought on ebay on the back it says the brand is KeDei v2.0 i asked the seller and i got the drivers and the instructions say this 1.You ...
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Change GPIO pin for DS18B20+ One Wire Digital Temperature Sensor

First question on this SE site so please be gentle. Trying to get the above mentioned temp sensor working on the RPi but with a touch screen installed. When I run the following steps nothing ...
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Official Touch Screen not working with Raspberry pi B+ [duplicate]

So far, I've tried: turning it off and on again sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo rpi-update rebooting disconnecting and reconnecting and checking the wiring Still doesn't work. What ...
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Touchscreen doesn't work after installing CarPi

I have a small 5" touchscreen and, with some driver updates and some other things, it did work on Raspbian Wheezy. I installed CarPC over it as required, however my touchscreen stopped working but ...
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Pointer moving randomly [Touchscreen TFT]

My 320x240 2.8" PiTFT (#1601) reached me yesterday. I install Jessie-based PiTFT 2.4" and 2.8" Resistive Image for Pi 1 and Pi 2 (September 24, 2015) image to my sdcard. At first everything seems ...
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How to write device tree overlay for analog device touchscreen ad7879 i2c

I wrote a device tree overlay for driver ad7879-i2c touchscreen (compiled as module using Raspberry Pi source, files: ad7879-i2c.c, ad7879.c). Driver gets loaded but i guess parameters are not passed ...
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how to get touchscreen coordinates

I'm using waveshare 5 inch HDMI touchscreen on my raspberry pi , I need a python code to determine the X,Y coordinates of touched point. Do you have any idea ?
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sCommand not found

I am trying to install a waveshare LCD touch screen on a Raspberry Pi running the OctoPi (Raspbian based) OS. Following the Waveshare tutorial: I have downloaded and extracted the drivers and moved ...
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Enable 2 screens on raspberry pi2

I just got official raspberry pi lcd screen and it work perfectly. However, once the screen connected I cannot run the HDMI screen. I was looking at framebuffer and I thought there will be something ...
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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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GPIO pins NOT working when using touchscreen

I have bought this touch screen. It looks and works great. I wanted to play round making a simple Kivy app with buttons that turn on/off LEDs and relays. But it seems that when the screen is ...
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Touch gestures in Raspbian

I just got my official Raspberry Pi 7" Touchscreen running. I opened up midori in fullscreen/kiosk mode and was a bit dissapointed. The browser (or raspbian in general) interprets touch movement (...
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Backlight control for official Raspberry Pi 7 inch touchscreen

I recently received the official Raspberry Pi 7 inch Touchscreen. It works fine so far, but I would like to control the brightness and switch off/on the backlight. I tried xbacklight, it is not ...
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RPi not booting into system

I just followed a couple of steps to try to configure a eGalax Touch Screen monitor, and always, after installing the three programs listed in the picture, the RPi gets stuck in a black screen with a ...