Arduino Function: TFT.text

Description

Write text to the screen at the given coordinates.

Syntax

screen.text(text, xPos, yPos);

Parameters

  • text : char array, the text you want to write on the screen
  • xPos : int, the location on the x-axis you want to start drawing text to the screen
  • yPos : int, the location on the y-axis you want to start drawing text to the screen

Examples

#include <SPI.h>
#include <TFT.h> // Arduino TFT library

#define cs 10
#define dc 9
#define rst 8

TFT screen = TFT(cs, dc, rst);

void setup() {
// initialize the screen
screen.begin();

// make the background black
screen.background(0,0,0);

// set the text color to white
screen.stroke(255,255,255);

// write text to the screen in the top left corner
screen.text("Testing!", 0, 0);
}

void loop() {}


Based on the reference originally written by Arduino Community,  wiring.org.co and  arduino.cc