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by L51
Tue Jul 25, 2017 6:57 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: How to Fix the dim LCD backlight or not showing an image
Replies: 37
Views: 13113

Re: How to Fix the dim LCD backlight or not showing an image

abrugsch wrote:
Tue Jul 25, 2017 6:11 am
ah bummer
Yep. I dont no anyone who can help me out where i am haha. But definately needa new screen now... :oops:
by L51
Tue Jul 25, 2017 6:05 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: How to Fix the dim LCD backlight or not showing an image
Replies: 37
Views: 13113

Re: How to Fix the dim LCD backlight or not showing an image

abrugsch wrote:
Tue Jul 25, 2017 5:43 am
L51 wrote:
Tue Jul 25, 2017 5:04 am
Will there be a second revision where the screen works straight outta the box because mine going in the bin
Are you in the UK? If so I can try and fix it for you for cost of postage...
Nah mate in in australia. Im gonna buy another screen off ebay and give it another whirl..
by L51
Tue Jul 25, 2017 5:07 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: White screen
Replies: 77
Views: 19604

Re: White screen

Holliday86 wrote:
Tue Jul 25, 2017 5:04 am
When you unplug the power is there still continuity between 5v and gnd?
No just when it was connected.
by L51
Tue Jul 25, 2017 5:04 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: How to Fix the dim LCD backlight or not showing an image
Replies: 37
Views: 13113

Re: How to Fix the dim LCD backlight or not showing an image

Will there be a second revision where the screen works straight outta the box because mine going in the bin
by L51
Tue Jul 25, 2017 4:12 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: Proper LCD Ribbon Alignment
Replies: 2
Views: 1985

Re: Proper LCD Ribbon Alignment

Is the top pictured arrow on the wrong side?
by L51
Tue Jul 25, 2017 3:39 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: White screen
Replies: 77
Views: 19604

Re: White screen

If power and gnd connections are good you need to reinsert the LCD ribbon and align the pins better also double check the continuity of the pads under the 8pin ribbon connector to the PI GPIO. When you reinsert the LCD you need to restart the PI to see if there is an image. I'm very sure people ass...
by L51
Mon Jul 24, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: White screen
Replies: 77
Views: 19604

Re: White screen

If power and gnd connections are good you need to reinsert the LCD ribbon and align the pins better also double check the continuity of the pads under the 8pin ribbon connector to the PI GPIO. When you reinsert the LCD you need to restart the PI to see if there is an image. I'm very sure people ass...
by L51
Mon Jul 24, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: White screen
Replies: 77
Views: 19604

Re: White Screen

Did you setup the mintyPi scripts so the screen shows an image? I bet you didn't and why did you make a new thread with White Screen when there is already a thread open with the same name? Read the written guide about half way down the page on how to setup your SD card otherwise it won't show an im...
by L51
Mon Jul 24, 2017 3:06 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: White screen
Replies: 77
Views: 19604

Re: White Screen

Hey everyone! When I plug my screen into my board all that shows up is a bright white screen. I plugged it into my HDMI and hooked it up to the Tv and everything works smoothly. Every time I plug it into the HDMI it works but the screen refuses to show anything but white. If anyone has any suggesti...
by L51
Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:58 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: How to Fix the dim LCD backlight or not showing an image
Replies: 37
Views: 13113

Re: How to Fix the dim LCD backlight or not showing an image

I am also having this problem. I just solder some wire to join the pin correct?