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Thanks for your kind offer!

After the last "hot episode" the lcd again works totally fine.

So I do not have a foto of the probleme state.

I followed  the following tutorial:


I did not use the pins to use the backlight.

Here is a picture of how I connect the lcd to arduino:

SlugRadio 001 by RigasW, on Flickr




I switched arduino off, waited half an hour and .... now the display works again flawlessly! No missing lines ... everything is fine ...

I wish I would understand why ...


Sounds like the display goes into latchup mode, that explains your problems and the display getting hot spontaneously.

// Per.

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