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How to Make an LED Light Up using Arduino?

How to Make an LED Light Up using Arduino?

The rise of LED lights has become popular and easy to control using Arduino. They are inexpensive to develop and use slightly less power compared with other lighting selections.  We’ll cover how to make the most common LED using the Arduino. It’s a simple interactive project, especially if you are new to Arduino programming or […]

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How to Fix Error Compiling for the Arduino Genuino Board?

How to Fix Error Compiling for the Arduino Genuino Board?

The sight of Error compiling for you, Arduino Genuino is the last thing you’d want. But if it does, what are the steps you need to take to resolve this issue? If this is a question you’re looking for an answer to, this in-depth guide has what you need. However, before you can even start […]

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How to Control a DC Motor Using an Ultrasonic Sensor with Arduino

How to Control a DC Motor Using an Ultrasonic Sensor with Arduino

DC motors are convenient, and high efficiency and torque gadgets that make them ideal for robotics. They incorporate two leads, a negative and positive terminal, that will start rotating the motor once connected to the battery directly. On the other hand, the ultrasonic sensor is a gadget which uses sound waves to measure how far […]

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How to Connect Arduino Mini to a PC?

How to Connect Arduino Mini to a PC?

Can you connect the Arduino Mini to your PC? If this is a question you’re searching for the answer to, you’ve come to the right place. This process might sound complicated for most people, but it isn’t, and to prove it, we’ll take you through this detailed guide. In this guide, the PC uses Windows […]

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How to Calibrate a Soil Moisture Sensor with Arduino?

How to Calibrate a Soil Moisture Sensor with Arduino?

Different kinds of soils affect the sensors differently, thereby leading to different readings. Therefore, it’s advised you use soil moisture sensors to suit the soil that’s being monitored. If you have a smart garden, then you’ll not only be able to measure the soil’s moisture but also know when to irrigate the plants automatically. The […]

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How to Connect a 5V Relay to Arduino

How to Connect a 5V Relay to Arduino

The control of high voltage is Arduino’s most adequate functionality; however, as it applies a 5V power supply, its ability to control appliances that require high voltage makes it inadequate.  A relay regulates the flow of current by electronically turning on or off the electromagnetic switch. Therefore, a 5V relay is the most effective alternative […]

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What to do about the error: “Could Not Find Arduino Sdk Set Arduino_sdk_path”

What to do about the error: “Could Not Find Arduino Sdk Set Arduino_sdk_path”

Are you trying to find the Arduino_sdk_path to no avail? If so, you are not alone, as this is a common issue that many people often complain about. However, this should not be an issue anymore in the near future. The reason for this is that in this guide, you will be taken through a […]

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What Raspberry Pi Do I Have?

What Raspberry Pi Do I Have?

Raspberry Pi is a relatively small computer plugged into a keyboard, TV, and mouse. Furthermore, it is the third best-selling computer in the world. In most cases, Raspberry Pi computers are used by DIY enthusiasts when carrying out several electrical projects. You might consider using a Raspberry Pi and learn how to design electrical projects […]

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What Games Can the Raspberry Pi 4 Run?

What Games Can the Raspberry Pi 4 Run?

Raspberry pi 4 is an open-source platform known to write and run interactive scripts. Pi 4 is an affordable, practical introduction to professional-grade computing. The device has evolved from a single core to a quad-core while maintaining a comparable market price. With special physical features such as RAM and processing units, the device’s use cases […]

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How to Restart a Raspberry Pi Remotely

How to Restart a Raspberry Pi Remotely

The Raspberry Pi system is one of the most flexible when you look at its various applications. You can use it for everyday computing and in plenty of projects, more so the DIY ones. The system is also affordable to purchase, making it an ideal resource. Especially for beginners who want to try out new […]

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