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digistump [Installation Instructions:]
digispark:tutorials:connecting [2016/11/16 16:35] (current)
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 =====Software:​===== =====Software:​=====
  
-The Digispark uses the Arduino IDE 1.6.5++The Digispark uses the Arduino IDE 1.6.5+ ​(Arduino 1.6.5r2 - NOT 1.6.6 or 1.6.7 strongly recommended)
  
 ====== Installation Instructions:​ ====== ====== Installation Instructions:​ ======
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   *  **First download the appropriate Arduino package at the Arduino.cc website: https://​www.arduino.cc/​en/​Main/​Software**   *  **First download the appropriate Arduino package at the Arduino.cc website: https://​www.arduino.cc/​en/​Main/​Software**
 +  * If using Arduino 1.6.6 or higher and windows - you will need to download and install the drivers manually. Download, unzip and run "​Install Drivers"​ (on 32bit systems) ​ or "​DPInst64"​ (on 64bit systems). If you get stuck, try following the steps [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=MmDBvgrYGZs|shown in this YouTube video]]. The driver files are located here: https://​github.com/​digistump/​DigistumpArduino/​releases/​download/​1.6.7/​Digistump.Drivers.zip
   *  **Install or Unzip the Arduino application.**   *  **Install or Unzip the Arduino application.**
   *  **Run the Arduino application.**   *  **Run the Arduino application.**
   *  **In the Arduino application go to the "​File"​ menu and select "​Preferences"​**   *  **In the Arduino application go to the "​File"​ menu and select "​Preferences"​**
 {{ :​digispark:​tutorials:​preferences.gif?​nolink |}} {{ :​digispark:​tutorials:​preferences.gif?​nolink |}}
-*  **In the box labeled "​Additional Boards Manager URLs" enter:** <​code>​http://​digistump.com/​package_digistump_index.json</​code>​+  ​*  **In the box labeled "​Additional Boards Manager URLs" enter:** <​code>​http://​digistump.com/​package_digistump_index.json</​code>​
 **and click OK** **and click OK**
- 
  
 Note: If you already have additional URLs entered in that box, then click the button on the right of the box and enter this URL on a new line. Note: If you already have additional URLs entered in that box, then click the button on the right of the box and enter this URL on a new line.
 {{ :​digispark:​tutorials:​entry.jpg?​nolink |}} {{ :​digispark:​tutorials:​entry.jpg?​nolink |}}
  
-**Digistump Package Sources: ** https://​github.com/​digistump/​DigistumpArduino +  ​ **Go to the "​Tools"​ menu and then the "​Board"​ submenu - select "​Boards Manager"​ and then from the type drop down select "​Contributed"​:**  
-==== Windows Install ==== +  * **Select ​the "​Digistump ​AVR Boards" ​package ​and click the "​Install" ​button.** 
- +{{ :​digispark:​tutorials:​digispark_install.gif?nolink |}}
-  * Complete these steps before plugging in the Digispark (Pro) +
-  ​Installer: Run the installer, when it pops up the driver install, install the drivers as well. When complete run the "Arduino IDE - Digistump ​Release" ​from your start menu. +
-  * Zip: Unzip and run the driver install - which is the "​Install ​Drivers.bat" ​file inside the drivers folderThen run Arduino.exe to run the IDE.+
  
 +    *  **You'​ll see the download progress on the bottom bar of the "​Boards Manager"​ window, when complete it will show "​Installed"​ next to that item on the list.** ​
 +    *  **WINDOWS USERS: When complete the install with pop up a Driver Install Wizard window, please click "​Next"​ on this Window to install the drivers for Digistump Boards** (If you already have them installed, this installer will update them and install any that are missing)
 +    * **With the install complete, close the "​Boards Manager"​ window and select the Digispark from the Tools->​Boards menu. "​Digispark (Default - 16.5mhz)"​ is the board that should be selected by all new users. ** 
 +{{ :​digispark:​tutorials:​pickdigispark.gif?​nolink |}}
  
 +  *  **The install is now complete!** (Linux users see note below)
  
  
 ==== Linux Install ==== ==== Linux Install ====
  
-  * Untar 
   * If you haven'​t before - Install the udev rules found here: [[http://​digistump.com/​wiki/​digispark/​tutorials/​linuxtroubleshooting|Troubleshooting section]]   * If you haven'​t before - Install the udev rules found here: [[http://​digistump.com/​wiki/​digispark/​tutorials/​linuxtroubleshooting|Troubleshooting section]]
-  * Run the arduino executable 
  
   * **ATTENTION LINUX USERS:** [[digispark:​tutorials:​linuxtroubleshooting|PLEASE CHECKOUT THE LINUX TROUBLESHOOTING PAGE**]]   * **ATTENTION LINUX USERS:** [[digispark:​tutorials:​linuxtroubleshooting|PLEASE CHECKOUT THE LINUX TROUBLESHOOTING PAGE**]]
  
- +==== Sources ==== 
 + 
 +**Digistump Package Sources: ** https://​github.com/​digistump/​DigistumpArduino 
  
 =====Using the Digispark with the Arduino IDE:===== =====Using the Digispark with the Arduino IDE:=====
  
-The Digispark works a bit differently than some Arduino compatible products. ​Not only is there a special add-on to the IDE to support it, but it also programs with a different procedure.+The Digispark works a bit differently than some Arduino compatible products. ​The Digispark ​programs with a different procedure.
  
 From the Tools menu select Board->​Digispark (Default - 16.5Mhz) From the Tools menu select Board->​Digispark (Default - 16.5Mhz)
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   * Pin 0 -> I2C SDA, PWM (LED on Model B)   * Pin 0 -> I2C SDA, PWM (LED on Model B)
   * Pin 1 -> PWM (LED on Model A)   * Pin 1 -> PWM (LED on Model A)
-  * Pin 2 -> I2C SCK, Analog+  * Pin 2 -> I2C SCK, Analog ​In
   * Pin 3 -> Analog In (also used for USB+ when USB is in use)   * Pin 3 -> Analog In (also used for USB+ when USB is in use)
   * Pin 4 -> PWM, Analog (also used for USB- when USB is in use)   * Pin 4 -> PWM, Analog (also used for USB- when USB is in use)
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 **WINDOWS:​** **WINDOWS:​**
- +  ​* **Did you install the right driver?​** ​ 
-  ​* **Did you install the driver?**+  * Try following the [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=MmDBvgrYGZs|steps shown in this video]], as it addresses most of the problems encountered during the driver installation on Windows, including needing to run a different installer on 64 bit versions of windows, and how to finish installing the drivers without having to plug and unplug your digispark multiple times.  ​
   * For the example programs if you are getting "​Device not found" even after installing the DigiUSB driver in the examples folder then try this: http://​digistump.com/​board/​index.php/​topic,​257.0.html   * For the example programs if you are getting "​Device not found" even after installing the DigiUSB driver in the examples folder then try this: http://​digistump.com/​board/​index.php/​topic,​257.0.html
   * If Windows does not recognize a "​DigiUSB"​ but a generic "​HID-compliant device"/"​USB Input Device"​ pair, go to the Device Manager, find in the "Human Interface Devices"​ category the USB Input Device with a vendor ID of 0x16C0 and select "​update driver"​ / "​browse my computer"​ / "let me pick from a list" and the DigiUSB should show up there.   * If Windows does not recognize a "​DigiUSB"​ but a generic "​HID-compliant device"/"​USB Input Device"​ pair, go to the Device Manager, find in the "Human Interface Devices"​ category the USB Input Device with a vendor ID of 0x16C0 and select "​update driver"​ / "​browse my computer"​ / "let me pick from a list" and the DigiUSB should show up there.
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