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Arduino Display

LCD KeyPad Shield For Arduino

Characteristics

  • 1602 white character blue backlight LCD
  • two rows of 16 characters each
  • 5 keys: select, up, right, down and left

How to use

  • Add the ‘Arduino Display’ block to your project and give it a ‘Name’

Displaying a variable, example:

  • Under ‘Screen Definitions’ section, add a ‘Screen item’
  • Enter a ‘Label’, this will be displayed on the LCD in front of the value, for example ‘Temp:’
  • Enter a ‘Variable’, this will be one of the variables that are defined earlier, and listed in the right-most panel, ‘temp’ in this example
  • This will show on the LCD: ‘Temp: 21’

LCD layout

  • You can use four fields on the LCD screen, two on each row.

See also

DFRobot LCD Keypad Shield

Setting: Disabled

To disable or enable this block.

Setting: Name

The name of this block.