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by FirstTimeGBZ
Mon Sep 23, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: My New PCB Prototypes
Replies: 81
Views: 14326

Re: My New PCB Prototypes

Thanks. Any guides on how to wire the gearbest screen?
by FirstTimeGBZ
Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: My New PCB Prototypes
Replies: 81
Views: 14326

Re: My New PCB Prototypes

Thanks, I've tried all sorts with this screen and I can't get it to work. The image is showing fine on hdmi. I think I may have damaged a pin on the ribbon cable. Is it possible to wire this screen directly (i.e not using the ribbon cable clip)? I also have a spare gearbest screen maybe I can use th...
by FirstTimeGBZ
Fri Sep 20, 2019 3:06 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: My New PCB Prototypes
Replies: 81
Views: 14326

Re: My New PCB Prototypes

Thanks, I tried setting up both of these fbcp and fbcp-ili9341 but still just a white screen. What am I missing? Is there a specific version of retropie this is compatible with or something?
by FirstTimeGBZ
Tue Aug 13, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: My New PCB Prototypes
Replies: 81
Views: 14326

Re: My New PCB Prototypes

So I managed to get the screen to come on and show the white backlight. I haven’t managed to get an image on it though.
by FirstTimeGBZ
Tue Aug 13, 2019 12:44 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: First GBZ Build
Replies: 11
Views: 848

Re: First GBZ Build

The cable seems to be in pretty tight. I used a few pieces of kapton tape. Its a tight fit, but I will check again and make sure its enough
by FirstTimeGBZ
Mon Aug 12, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: My New PCB Prototypes
Replies: 81
Views: 14326

Re: My New PCB Prototypes

Hi,

I'm having some touble getting the screen to work, its just black, no backlight or anything. I already posted in this other thread viewtopic.php?f=44&t=8279&p=76861#p76861 but this may be the better place to get support with your board.

Thanks,
by FirstTimeGBZ
Mon Aug 12, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: First GBZ Build
Replies: 11
Views: 848

Re: First GBZ Build

I haven't mangaged to get the screen to work on the pocket adventures build. Even after following this tutorial: viewtopic.php?f=22&t=2312

Any ideas?
by FirstTimeGBZ
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: First GBZ Build
Replies: 11
Views: 848

Re: First GBZ Build

Excellent! Thanks. I tried searching but couldn’t find anything as specific as that!
by FirstTimeGBZ
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: First GBZ Build
Replies: 11
Views: 848

Re: First GBZ Build

while waiting on my tinkerboy items to arrive I decided to do a pocket adventures one also.

Any wiring guides out there for the pieces below?
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by FirstTimeGBZ
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: First GBZ Build
Replies: 11
Views: 848

Re: First GBZ Build

Thanks, the pocketadventures power assit is a great price!

Is there anything else I am missing from my build?