I salvaged a couple of displays from some old equipment that was being thrown away. Pulled up the datasheet and started trying to make my Arduino Uno display things.
After bit-bashing in some dots, I managed to get it to correctly display a letter, this case a lowercase “a”.
Now it actually works- I’ve made it scroll text input from the Serial port, full ASCII table. 3.8kb of code, not bad compiled from C.
The above was from a leafed/paged test of the full ASCII table I made it loop.