rs-232
General

Digital View and RS-232/Ethernet

15 January 2018

Serial Communication Protocol RS-232 and Ethernet are standard ways for PC’s to communicate with devices. Digital View was a pioneer in offering support for serial RS-232 for LCD controllers and again with Ethernet control.  Although … [more]

Composite BNC conenctor
LCD Controllers

Composite Video Support

16 December 2017

Composite video is still used for a number of reasons: The camera feed is composite; It is low cost and easy to implement; The resolution is considered acceptable, especially on smaller displays; Legacy support for … [more]

sp-1920-failover video
LCD Controllers
brightness-blog
Displays

Brightness & Backlight – Confusion?

3 December 2017

There are a few oddities in the LCD market such as TV companies referring to LED TV’s when they are really LCD based with LED backlights – this has now resulted in LED display companies … [more]

Digital View LVDS to TTL
LCD Controllers

LVDS to TTL – Panel Signal Converter

16 November 2017

A small Digital View LCD panel connection accessory board that hasn’t seen much exposure is the LVDS to TTL LCD panel signal converter, call and 8bit LVDS receiver with part number: 416215600-3. This board is … [more]

LCD Controllers

Example TCP/IP Command Application

14 November 2017

About 10 days ago we posted an example serial RS-232 command application – today we would like to share another Visual Basic version, this one is for sending commands over a network. Digital View LCD … [more]

Example Brightness adjustment application
LCD Controllers

Example RS-232 Command Application

3 November 2017

For Digital View LCD Controller users interested in developing their own RS-232 command applications here is a simple example showing the adjustment of a LCD panel black level brightness. The application is using Microsoft’s Visual … [more]

Digital View LCD Controller software
LCD Controllers

Digital View Software Utilities

2 November 2017

The following table summarizes the Digital View software applications available for use with Digital View LCD controllers. For more information about any of these please contact us or your supplier.

Digital View IR data code
LCD Controllers

Working With IR Commands

1 November 2017

All Digital View LCD controllers support IR commands for the various supported functions and all use the same IR data code.  We are happy to support anyone wanting to develop around this and of course … [more]

General

PiP and PbP Functions on Digital View Controllers

23 October 2017

Several Digital View controllers support PiP, PbP and Quad PiP functions. The PiP (Picture in Picture) function separates the screen into two or 4 quadrants depending on controller.  One video source is displayed on the … [more]

General

Auto EDID Function

11 September 2017

For certain controllers listed below Digital View has an Auto EDID function, which will modify and set the EDID parameters to match the panel resolution. The following explains: EDID: Extended Display Identification Data (EDID) is … [more]

DV blog - temperature sensor
Digital Signage

On-Board Temperature Sensors

11 June 2017

One of the functions supported by the LAN and RS-232 telemetry and control suite on some of the Digital View LCD controllers is the ability to poll for temperature. The following Digital View LCD controllers … [more]

Content

Large Screen Controller & Telemetry Chassis

1 June 2017

This chassis is an easy to install all-in-one large panel display connectivity solution that incorporates the display controller with HDMI and DisplayPort inputs.  It features connections for temperature sensors, fans and GPIO, as well as … [more]

LCD Controllers

Telemetry Add-On for Digital Signage Displays

31 May 2017

The IP-60v2 is an easy to use accessory to access Digital View LCD controller functions over Ethernet networks. It supports direct commands and also hosts an onboard web server for menu driven control. The IP-60v2 supports … [more]

Digital View 5 button OSD switchmount
LCD Controllers
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