Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

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Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by cainkirisgai » Mon Jul 16, 2018 9:49 pm

Got a N64 OGST kit in and after setting up the colors on the screen were inverted. Sent it back and got a second one at first it seemed like it was a different issue but after trying again today its the same thing colors look inverted if i move the ribbon cable the image gets distorted and snowy.
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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by odroid » Tue Jul 17, 2018 11:18 am

Can you please unplug and plug the LCD FPC cable?
The black part in the FPCB connector should be pulled first carefully.
And, the white line on the FPCB must be placed near the connector edge something like this.
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Also reassemble the IDC 30pin flat cable between XU4 and LCD board.

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by cainkirisgai » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:28 pm

reassemble it how? it is already assembled do you mean to just disconnect and reconnect it?

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by odroid » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:33 pm

Yes.
I heard some extra particles in the connector could cause the malfunction of LCD display.

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by cainkirisgai » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:41 pm

just disconnected both and reconnected and it still looks the same

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by odroid » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:57 pm

Thank you for the test.

We've shipped over 1,500 console kits but you are the first person who has the LCD issue.
So I thought it could be a simple connection problem.
In that case, the 30pin IDC ribbon cable or XU4 itself could be a root cause since you already received a replacement.
Otherwise, it is very worth to reflash the OGST OS image and configure the LCD output again.

BTW, did you buy it from our web-store directly? or a distributor?

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by cainkirisgai » Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:03 pm

first one was from odroid on amazon the 2nd one was from the odroid site. I sent the whole unit back cables and all so I do not have the same cable as with the first set i had. I will try to flash the image again right now im checking with the updates just to make sure that I didnt miss with ap get update just to be sure if not i will possibly try a new odroid and if that one works i will see about a return on my current one

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Unread post by cainkirisgai » Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:06 pm

just finished reflashing the image and still the same result

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by odroid » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:06 pm

We will contact you tomorrow to solve your issue.

Did you buy one from this odroid site?
https://odroidinc.com/
or, this?
https://www.hardkernel.com/main/shop/go ... hp?lang=en

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Unread post by cainkirisgai » Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:57 pm

It was from odroidinc.com

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Unread post by cainkirisgai » Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:58 pm

Were u talking about the odroid itself or the n64 kit the kit was from odroid.inc and the odroid was from Amazon

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by odroid » Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:12 am

Well noted. I've forwarded your message to our sales team.
If you don't receive an email within 24 hours, let me know again.

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Unread post by cainkirisgai » Sat Jul 21, 2018 2:02 am

so far i still didnt get any email

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Unread post by odroid » Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:05 am

Sorry. Our sales people was off-line.
I sent you a PM.

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by cainkirisgai » Sun Jul 22, 2018 5:36 am

thanks again for the help

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by tairos » Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:27 pm

Did you solve the problem? I have the exact same problem :/

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by tobetter » Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:30 pm

tairos wrote:Did you solve the problem? I have the exact same problem :/
Do you mean your LCD is also inverted?

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Unread post by W3G » Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:06 pm

I had the same problem but I solved it by reinstalling the system

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Re: Issue with OGST N64 LCD screen

Unread post by W3G » Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:14 pm

When install the system open a terminal and write: sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade -y && sudo apt dist-upgrade. Restart the console and then install the LCD driver.

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