Archive for the ‘IDE’ Category

Alternate IDE (Part 2)

Part 1, 2 Well Notepad++ is really my editor of choice for coding Arduino. Although I am aware of many other powerful editors, I like the style as well as the price (It is free!). Anyway, I felt like Notepad++ was lacking something handy available elsewhere: running external applications. As my first attempts to use […]

Cool stuff of the day

Although very handy for basic applications, you may soon or later want to get rid of the basic timing functions from Arduino and start using advanced timing featuring better accuracy and avoid time consuming waiting loops. There are several approaches to achieve this goal. Firstly, you may explore the web and try to find some information of interest. […]

Tips and Tricks (Part 25)

Previous T&T Burn Arduino bootloader… or burn your time ! Problem: When trying to burn the bootloader on any Arduino compatible board using the AVRISP mkII, Arduino IDE reports a “avrdude: usbdev_open(): did not find any USB device “usb“, “Error while burning bootloader.” smashing error message. Although many people faced this problem and many other tried […]

Connecting AVRISP to Arduino (Part 4)

Part 1, 2, 3, 4 Here is a more comprehensive description of the procedure that one should follow in order to be able to use the AVRISP MKII programmer in a mixed IDE environment without too much trouble 😉 The proposed procedure is a mix of the early procedure described in arduinoos and a good description of the […]

Meet us at the Gamer Assembly

HL2 group is now the team behind Arduinoos. We are very much involved in the development of local and national initiatives in the world of open data, open software and open hardware. The team co-funded QuaiLab a very active FabLab which has been selected for managing a Maker Assembly aside the now famous Gamer Assy. So, you […]