VFD Troubleshooting

Prior to requesting support in the user forum, gather the following information:

  • The output of cat /sys/kernel/debug/gpio in Android Terminal Emulator
  • The version of CoreELEC used (eq: CE 19.3)
  • The name of the DTB used (eq: sm1_s905x3_4g_1gbit)
  • The VFD file used (eq: tanix-tx5-pro-vfd.conf)
  • The SoC of the device from the system information screen in CE (eq: S905X3)

Then proceed to the VFD Section of our User Support Forums and open a support request including all the information gathered, together with a description of the issue (eq: the network indicator is missing, it should be on when the network cable is connected, or: the display is upside down).

Include a picture of the display showing the error