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I am planing a DSF77 clock.
At first I try an LCD display and realiced this: http://arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/LiquidCrystal
I use arduino nano with this display: Anag Vision AV1611YFBY  (16 digits 1 line)
(http://www.conrad.de/ce/de/product/181687/LCD-Punktmatrix-Modul-Anag-Vision-AV1611YFBY-WJ-Zeichenformat-16-x-1-Zeichenhoehe-806-mm/SHOP_AREA_17651?)
Now I have a problem: there words only 8 digit, I see only: hellow, w
I checked all connections to disply and checked low state and the high state. Wy are ther working only 8 digits?
Need I an other LCD library or other connetions? May be, that LCD Display bad?
Who can help?
Rainer
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Upload the code you using, and how you connecting it, and some photos if you can.

That way people in forum can help you easily.
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Every thing I did is writen on link.
here is the sketch:
// include the library code:
#include <LiquidCrystal.h>

// initialize the library with the numbers of the interface pins
LiquidCrystal lcd(12, 11, 5, 4, 3, 2);

void setup() {
  // set up the LCD's number of columns and rows:
  lcd.begin(16, 1);
  // Print a message to the LCD.
  lcd.print("hello, world!");
}

void loop() {
  // set the cursor to column 0, line 1
  // (note: line 1 is the second row, since counting begins with 0):
 }



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I don't think this is the problem, but, have you tried?

Code:
lcd.begin(16, 2);

At least it figures that way on the page you sent http://arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/LiquidCrystal
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