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LCD display screen is an digital display module and find a variety of applications. A 16x2 LCD show is very primary module and is very commonly used in numerous units and circuits. These modules are preferred over seven segment and different multi section LED's. The explanations being: LCDs are economical; easily programmable; haven't any limitation of displaying special & even custom character (not like in seven segments), animation and so on. A 16x2 LCD means it will probably display 16 characters per line and there are 2 such lines. In this LCD each character is displayed in 5x7 pixel matrix. This LCD has two registers, particularly, Command and Information. The command register shops the command instructions given to the LCD. A command is an instruction given to LCD to do a predefined process like initializing it, clearing its screen, setting the cursor position, controlling show and so forth. The info register stores the data to be displayed on the LCD. The info is the ASCII value of the character to be displayed on the LCD. Click to learn extra about inner construction of a LCD. LCD stands for liquid crystal show. They arrive in lots of sizes 8x1 , 8x2 ,10x2, 16x1 , 16x2 , 16x4 , 20x2 , 20x4 ,24x2 , 30x2 , 32x2 , 40x2 and many others . Many multinational corporations like Philips Hitachi Panasonic make their very own particular type of lcd's for use in their merchandise. Now prepared to jot down code to Show on LCD. Turn on your Raspberry Pi and Open the terminal window.