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by PeteM
Wed Dec 23, 2015 9:22 pm
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) driver question
Replies: 2
Views: 3074

Re: OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) driver question

Before you go further make sure the switch on the programmer board is in ON position.
by PeteM
Fri Sep 18, 2015 1:04 am
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Instructions for Dummies - sync errors
Replies: 4
Views: 3491

Re: Instructions for Dummies - sync errors

Hello Mihai, I run a MacBook Air with OS X 10.10 and now 10.11(beta) and Arduino 1.65 I use the following settings: Board: Arduino Fio Port: /dev/cu.usbserial - A90019M1 (this usb port is always at the bottom of the Port list) the number at end may be different for you Programmer: AVRISPmk11 Things ...
by PeteM
Fri Sep 04, 2015 1:48 pm
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Missing MiscHardware Library ?
Replies: 12
Views: 7756

Re: Missing MiscHardware Library ?

I'm running a Mac and have success with IDE version 1.65r3 You might try this version.
by PeteM
Thu Sep 03, 2015 8:09 pm
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Please provide technical details.
Replies: 5
Views: 3917

Re: Please provide technical details.

Might need to be a bit more specific as to commands what?
by PeteM
Thu Sep 03, 2015 11:33 am
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Missing MiscHardware Library ?
Replies: 12
Views: 7756

Re: Missing MiscHardware Library ?

What IDE version are you running? Mac or PC?
by PeteM
Sun Aug 16, 2015 1:31 pm
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Serial port not showing up.
Replies: 62
Views: 26990

Re: Serial port not showing up.

Mac users should be sure to install latest Java. It may help resolve some of these issues. Certainly worth a try.
by PeteM
Fri Aug 14, 2015 9:30 pm
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Ringo pre-programmed behaviours + remote
Replies: 17
Views: 9367

Re: Ringo pre-programmed behaviours + remote

Hi xxandrek13, You made a good choice with the Ringo. The Arduino platform may seem daunting at first but it's one of the easier and more friendly micros to work with. Once you spend a little time with it you'll find it easier to us and possibly a great avenue for you to learn along side your son. I...
by PeteM
Fri Aug 14, 2015 12:06 pm
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Ringo pre-programmed behaviours + remote
Replies: 17
Views: 9367

Re: Ringo pre-programmed behaviours + remote

Load compile and run "Ringo_PreLoaded_Behaviors_Rev01.ino". Then read through the comments for the sketch and you will see how to choose the various "behaviors" by using the Remote. Note: You'll have to do a RESET button push on the Ringo to switch from one behavior to another. T...
by PeteM
Fri Aug 14, 2015 12:00 pm
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Serial port not showing up.
Replies: 62
Views: 26990

Re: Serial port not showing up.

Brian, I have a MacBook Air running Yosemite latest version. I don't think it's your cable as I've used a number of different cables without issue. I think it's your FTDI driver. Go to the FTDIchip.com site and search for Document Reference No.: FT_000201 which is the load instructions for Macintosh...
by PeteM
Sun Aug 09, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Ringo Basics
Topic: Ringo Basics - Read Me First!
Replies: 12
Views: 8940

Re: Ringo Basics - Read Me First!

The Plum Geek Programmer uses a Mini USB connector so you will need a USB to Mini USB cable to connect it to your computer.

Pete