Setup RPI-MON2 in Raspbian

Backup any important files before proceeding.
We recommend you do the below commands via a SSH connection so you can copy & paste.

Please make sure you are running latest version of Raspbian Stretch.


Download our easy config utility
cd ~
sudo mv configure-tft /usr/local/bin/configure-tft
sudo chmod +x /usr/local/bin/configure-tft
and run it
sudo configure-tft
Now follow the prompts to setup the screen.
You can run the above command anytime you need to re-configure the screen.

GUI icons overlapping?

Go to Preferences -> Appearance Settings -> Defaults tab.
Now select "Set Defaults" next to "For small screens".

Re-calibrate (optional)

Default calibrations are automatically installed with the above easy config utility.
If you need to re-calibrate there is a calibration utility available.

First download and install the calibration utility and requirements.
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install python3 python3-tk python3-numpy

cd ~
sudo mv calibrate-tft /usr/local/bin/calibrate-tft
sudo chmod +x /usr/local/bin/calibrate-tft
Make sure the screen is displaying the Raspbian GUI and then run the below command.
calibrate-tft 'ADS7846 Touchscreen'
Follow the prompts to complete the calibration.

Reset Calibration

To reset the calibration, simply run the easy config utility again.