Introduction: How to Make Arduino Bill Board

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Step 1: Parts

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TFT Touch Shield v2.0 from Seeedstudio
Arduino Board USB Cable
Micro SD Card
Micro SD Card Adapter Chip
USB SD Card Adapter
Computer

Step 2: Step 1

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Download the Arduino application on the computer

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2. Download the ZIP file for the TFT_Touch_Shield_V2 library from the Seeedstudio Wiki online
The link for the library is:https://github.com/Seeed-Studio/TFT_Shield_V2

Step 4: Step 3

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Load up the BMP images that have the right specifics on the micro SD card using the adapters, the specifics are width: 240 and height: 320, bit depth: 24, and the name of the image should be short; it might be necessary to put it in Photoshop to get the image to the right specifics

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Connect the Touch Shield to the Arduino Board

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Insert the micro SD chip in the Touch Shield

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Connect the Arduino board with the Touch Shield on it to the computer using the USB cables

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Start up the Arduino coding program and go to File, Examples, Tft Touch Shield V2 Master, then tftbmp

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Modify the example code by taking out the example names and putting in the names of your files; depending on the number of files on the SD card change the number of files on the code to match it; check the code and download it

Comments

tomatoskins (author)2015-03-12

Looks great! I've never used an arduino like this. But I like it a lot!

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