Setup RPI-MON5 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 the installer files
cd ~
tar -xf lcd.tar.gz
chmod +x
and run it...
It will install the required files and reboot.
The screen should now be setup and working.

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 above.
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 'ts_kedei_ts'
Follow the prompts to complete the calibration.

Reset Calibration

Run the below commands to reset the calibration.
sudo rm /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/20-calibration.conf
sudo reboot