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Carputer Screen:

USB Touchscreen Driver Software installation (OSX 10.4 Tiger)

By Wan Chi Lau

When we got the LCD screen for the Boxster project, we needed to test it with a variety of input signals. We thought it would be useful to document the process and share it with our RainyDayGarage readers!

You are welcome to follow along on this project as we go from Design to Installation.

The Touchscreen portion of this Carputer project is divided into:

- Requirements

- Hardware Tests

- Software Tests

- Calibration

- Installation

- Screen Tests

The CPU segment of this Carputer project are divided into:

- Hardware Setup

- Software Setup

- Shelf Installation

- CPU Installation

Project Summary: Touchscreen USB driver installation (OS X)

1. Difficulty - Medium

2. Time - 40 minutes

3. Tools - USB cable, OS X driver.

4. Cost - none

NOTE: The driver software's calibration tools are not the most intuitive, but they do appear to work.

Photography by Wan Chi Lau
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