Install Arduino IDE and blink a led

Difficulty

2

Stars
2stars
Time
30 min.
  • Install Arduino IDE (https://www.arduino.cc/en/Main/Software)
  • Choose older version if it does not work (https://www.arduino.cc/en/Main/OldSoftwareReleases#1.0.x)
  • Use CH340 drivers if you don't use official arduino board (http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-CH340/)
  • Arduino IDE after installation :
Arduino IDE after installation
  • Select nano card 
Select nano card
  • Load blink program 
Load blink program
  • Wire Arduino to your computer with USB cable
  • Select arduino serial port
Select arduino serial port
  •  Upload blink sketch
Upload sketch
  • The led of arduino should blink every second !
blink