Usually when apa102 leds fail ,be it a user error or random failure. The led strip will work up to the failed led and nothing after the failed...
Here it a picture I came upon that should help.
The battery can be seen as any power supply.
No, just make sure it has a pitch...
This tutorial should help. HERE. Step #2.
Hope its of help.
A very good guide Is Adfruits guide HERE.
This guide is for different leds. But has good info. Here
Hope it helps.
EDIT: Sorry I'm a little under the weather today. I miss read. And Thought you where using WS281X leds.
You are not. So the below ( "Yes. Detailed...
Wire is usually universal, the gauge is what matters. automotive wire is usually stranded wire as opposed to solid wire. stranded wire is...
There are some limitations when using ws2812b strips that are not very well covered by tutorials.
The library (jgarff/rpi_ws281x) Hyperion...
it's probably the "1st LED offset" need a negative value.
Then the led should be rearranged in the correct sides.
Add the LED count from one...
The install is different for Libreelec.
Libreelec has the own build/version of Hyperion & Hypercon Reference:...
I'm not a windows HTPC user, so no first hand experience. But I'v heard good things about THIS.
As long as the media is DRM free, it should work...
Are you positive that the service file it's enabled at startup?
systemctl status service.hyperion.service
After a failed startup, could...
Try blacklisting the broadcom audio kernel module, as detailed HERE .
Hope its of help.
It's placed under the "[Service]" section, last line in that section is fine.
Hope it's of helps.
Glad you got it working.
I looked at the link for the grabber. It has good reviews. However it does not specifically say in the description it's a UTV007 chip.
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