The Adafruit_CircuitPython_Display_Text library allows you to easily add text to your displayio based CircuitPython projects. If you have no prior experience with displayio, you should check out the Displayio Basics Guide first to learn the basic concepts.

This guide will show you how to install the library and go over all of the features and what they do.

Parts

Here are some displays that work well with CircuitPython and the displayio library:

Front view of a Adafruit PyPortal - CircuitPython Powered Internet Display with a pyportal logo image on the display.
PyPortal, our easy-to-use IoT device that allows you to create all the things for the “Internet of Things” in minutes. Make custom touch screen interface...
Angled shot of Adafruit MagTag development board with ESP32-S2 and E-Ink display.
The Adafruit MagTag combines the new ESP32-S2 wireless module and a 2.9" grayscale E-Ink display to make a low-power IoT display that can show data on its screen even when power...
Red polished white finger touching the PiTFT Plus Assembled 320x240 2.8" TFT + Resistive Touchscreen.
Is this not the cutest little display for the Raspberry Pi? It features a 2.8" display with 320x240 16-bit color pixels and a resistive touch overlay. The plate uses the high...
Top down view of a Adafruit TFT FeatherWing - 3.5" 480x320 Touchscreen for Feathers with Adabot and other adafruit characters on the display.
Spice up your Feather project with a beautiful 3.5" touchscreen display shield with built in microSD card socket. This TFT display is 3.5" diagonal with a bright 6 white-LED...
Top view of a TFT FeatherWing - 2.4" 320x240 Touchscreen For All Feathers. A burgundy polished finger drawing a heart on the touch screen.
A Feather board without ambition is a Feather board without FeatherWings! Spice up your Feather project with a beautiful 2.4" touchscreen display shield with built in microSD card...

This guide was first published on Mar 09, 2021. It was last updated on 2021-12-06 17:27:00 -0500.

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