Brightness settings for Nextion Screen

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PD0DIB
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Brightness settings for Nextion Screen

Post by PD0DIB » Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:35 am

[Tech Tip] Do you know ...
You can set the Idle Brightness and Brightness of your Nextion screen:
For Pi-Star users: go to the Expert page, MMDVMHost editor and go down to the Nextion part (for other MMDVMHost compilations: go to the .ini file, same procedure).
Set IdleBrightness & Brightness to the value that suite you the best and Apply Changes.
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Re: Brightness settings for Nextion Screen

Post by KE0FHS » Mon Apr 23, 2018 3:52 pm

Thank you for this tip, Rob! That's really good to know as I'm sure it will help preserve the battery of a mobile hotspot using a Nextion screen.
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Re: Brightness settings for Nextion Screen

Post by VK3CDE » Wed Sep 19, 2018 5:13 am

Great tip.... Thanks....

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