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Raspberry Pi 7" LCD emulator for rpi-backlight

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Raspberry Pi 7" LCD emulator for rpi-backlight

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Python 3.5+ is required, all necessary packages will be installed automatically (see below).

rpi-backlight-emulator uses the rpi-backlight v2 API.


$ pip3 install rpi-backlight-emulator



$ rpi-backlight-emulator

Next, open a Python shell and create a rpi_backlight.Backlight instance using the emulator:

>>> from rpi_backlight import Backlight
>>> backlight = Backlight(":emulator:")

Now, continue like you're connected to a real display!

You can make changes to the display using the emulator, they'll be reflected in the Python-API and vice versa.

Enable Show live screen to replace the static Raspbian Buster screenshot with a live preview of your monitor.


Display off Display on Brightness low

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