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Basic LCD

rjstephens

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hi,

I was just wondering, has anyone ever written any code to make crystalfontz LCDs work with qBasic?
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Qbasic has support for input and output to the parallel port. All you would have to do is port a module over from visual basic, or some other language, into qbasic that will output to the lcd. I think that this would work the same way for serial lcd's but I'm not sure.
 

rjstephens

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porting a vb module over would be very difficult because qb's method for controlling the serial port is very different. However, I have been forced to look elsewhere because I can't order a crystalfontz LCD from Australia.
 

ClassicSat

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I can supply you basic Q-Basic code for 4 bit mode.
8 bit mode will be easier. That is for a paralell LCD.
 
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