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A microcontroller board based on the ATmega32u4 with built-in USB communication.

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Arduino IDE can't program my Arduino Pro Micro

I have a lot of Arduino Pro Micros that I can't program through the Arduino IDE. I'm on Windows. I'm using the SparkFun Pro Micro board information downloaded from SparkFun's website. I've tried ...
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How to fetch the com port or any id I can use to upload specific program to a specific arduino? e.g. “a.ino” to arduino micro

My project is a head mouse for which I am using two arduino boards . I want to upload a specific program to a specific arduino. How can I do it? And if I need to use a pid or com port id about which ...
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Micro does not recognised as HID device

Being a completely noob with Arduino (but not with coding tho) I'm trying to create a simple buttonbox with Micro unit. For now I can not figure out what should I do to make my Windows 10 recognize ...
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Unable to upload sketch after bootloader has been flashed on Arduino Micro

I have created my own custom Arduino Micro, but I am experiencing problems when I attempt to upload an sketch via USB in Arduino IDE. Here is how I program the Arduino Micro: avrdude -c ...
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SIM800l doesn't respond on arduino micro

I want my Arduino Micro to interact with my SIM 800 L module. But unfortunately nothing happens, may you can help me figure out where I made a mistake. Here's my wiring: Summary of my wiring: ...
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MPU-6050 showing all -1s

I am following this tutorial and have an MPU-6050 connected to an Arduino Micro with the following connections VCC - 5V/3.3V GND - GND SDA - A2 SCL - A3 I'm trying to run the short example ...
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Using INT2/3 on Arduino Micro (Atmega32u4)

My project is using almost all the pins on this board and I require an interrupt pin to read radio state (rather than polling). I'm using I2C, so that leaves INT2 and INT3, which are the TX and RX ...
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Arduino Micro not providing regulated power

I have an arduino micro that works fine off USB. I need to power it from an external 12V power supply. When I connect the 12V supply to the adjacent VIN and GND pins, the arduino will not power up. ...
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Arduino micro not recognized

I have an Arduino micro for some time and everything always worked well. Today, when I was uploading a code on this board using Arduino IDE, I accidentally started the Arduino Board update and the ...
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Arduino force feedback vibration gamepad

I'm projecting a gamepad with Arduino Micro. I'm using the Arduino Joystick Library. I'm building this gamepad for racing games so I need to catch signal like hit_the_wall, hit_another_car. I wonder ...
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Arduino Micro & Thin polymer lithium batteries [closed]

Is this battery: Polymer Lithium-ion Battery Model Number: PGEB014461 https://www.powerstream.com/p/PGEB014461.pdf Producing enough energy to power the following Arduino-micro project: ...
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Arduino Comms disrupted, prevents program loading (catch 22)

I have written some software which, when loaded onto an Arduino Micro, blocks communications for some reason. Lets stipulate that there is something wrong with it. Using the Ardiono IDE on Windows 10,...
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Arduino keypad and RF 433MHz transmitter problem

So, the basic idea is that user presses a key on keypad, and key that is pressed is sent with RF transmitter. I got individual parts to work(keypad and transmitter), but can't send the actual key. ...
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Software I2C - sending data

I'm trying to read a voltage in from a power supply to an Arduino Micro, then send it to an oscilloscope through an I2C (MCP4725). I would use the default pins on the Micro but I want to wire three ...
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Arduino micro window focus troubles

I'm currently attempting to use an Arduino Micro as a ducky USB for penetration testing, and currently when I attempt to open a command prompt (or any other window) the window loses focus which ...
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analogRead() output oscillates even though the pin is grounded

I'm using Arduino Micro to read from 5 flex sensors and display the corresponding angles to the Serial monitor. I am currently having quite some problems with the oscillating values I am getting from ...
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Arduino Micro + Max4466 - Noise on A0

I've got an Arduino Micro, and a MAX4466 ECM / AMP breakout board (https://www.adafruit.com/product/1063). I'm powering the Arduino Micro from the USB port. On the MAX4466 (to the Arduino), I've ...
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Possible to live-control an Arduino microcontroller from any Linux IoT board?

I'm working on a home project that centers around a non-Arduino Ubuntu IoT board but I'd like to add an ATmega32U4 chip for USB HID. I'm thinking about using an Arduino Micro. The signals to the ...
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AC dimmer not smooth dimming

I am trying to create a phase control AC dimmer. But I am not able to achieve smooth dimming. I am using this guide for the circuit: Link On the zero detection part I am able to detect its zero ...
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Help with Arduino Micro Keypress Algorithm

Greeting, first time Arduino user here. So I am using the Arduino Micro as an HID keyboard device. It accepts arbitrary input from a Node-JavaScript program I am running (so I have full freedom in in ...
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Using Pro Micro without soldering pin

I'm a total newbie. I bought a Pro Micro but I didn't know that it can't be used, if you don't solder things in his holes. I found this picture on Google: And it seems that exists those stuffs (green ...
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Send big amouts of data to PHP script via gsm module SIM800L

I'm looking for a way to get lots of sensory data from my Arduino Micro to a PHP script. My current attempt is using the following AT-commands: Sent: [AT+HTTPPARA=URL,www.example.com/newData.php?data=...
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Arduino Micro behaves unusual

For a few days I'm trying things around on my Arduino Micro. At first uploading was working just fine. Here and there you had to press the reset button. But now if I plug it in no COM-port shows up. ...
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Brushed ESC won't move slowly [closed]

I'm trying to control the brushed motor in a Traxxas Slash RC car with the built-in XL5 ESC using the Servo library on Arduino. I previously had success controlling this car with a Pololu Micro ...
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Is there any way to use the serial port as an interruption source?

I have and sketch made for reading a temp/hum sensor once every ten seconds aprox. However, I want to introduce an interruption source to send from my keyboard a magic word to make the sensor be read ...
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Maintaining time in Arduino

I am working on development of alarm clock using Arduino. No doubt RTC will be the best but it increases the Price of the project. Also I opened a digital clock (which I purchased online) and I see ...
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Unexpected negative values from abs() function inline with analogRead

When sampling from A0 with a 0-5V signal on an arduino micro with the code below I get some negative values. int sensor = 0; sensor = abs(analogRead(A0) - 512); Values: 77 25 -74 -58 46 113 -74 102 ...
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Emit region-neutral keyboard signals

The Keyboard API allows the Arduino boards such as the Micro or Leonardo to emit USB signals mimicking a physical keyboard. However, the signal seems to transmit key strokes and not characters which ...
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Arduino Micro vs. Pro Micro

What are the differences between the Arduino Micro and Pro Micro?
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How to differentiate between 2 Micros on Linux

I have 2 Arduino Micro based devices that I want to use on my Ubuntu Linux machine. I need them to have unique serial ports. Unfortunately, both have the same serial number which makes ...
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Distance measuring utilizing (1 or 2) Arduino Nano's

I would like to develop a small-distance measuring device that will be primarily used in indoor scenarios to measure a distance with cm accuracy (mm if possible). The device would be in a small form ...
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Weird issue with software serial?

Hi i am trying to write a library to communicate between the arduino and the esp 8266. I wrote a command that that sends an AT command to the esp chip. So far I have tested these commands : AT, AT+GMR,...
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Is Arduino Keyboard in Single User Mode Possible?

Has anyone had success using the keyboard functionality of any arduino in single user mode of mac computers? I would like to inject keystrokes in single user mode, and have been unsuccessful with the ...
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Arduino micro lost connection after first programming

I have just programmed a new micro, loaded the basic blink code in it. After that neither my laptop, nor my desktop sees it anyway with the following usb error: Fri Apr 1 14:32:01 2016] usb 1-2: ...
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What is the smallest duration that can be measured using micros()? [closed]

What is the least value of time that I could measure(count) using micros()?
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TCCR1A and TCCR2A on Leonardo

I'm trying to use the TTS library for Arduino on an Arduino Micro board, which is based on the Leonardo. When I try to compile my sketch I get some errors; /libraries/TTS/TTS.cpp: In function 'void ...
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Caluclate lux value from LDR

I am using an LDR (Iduino SE012) to measure light. It returns a 10-bit value of the incoming voltage and I don't know how to convert this into lux, lumen candela or any other light-intensity unit. I ...
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Use lowpower-libary and still use serial connection and other things

I managed to get the LowPower libary working on my Arduino Micro. This code works perfectly: #include <LowPower.h> void setup() { // initialize digital pin LED_BUILTIN as an output. ...
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Arduino Micro Cannot get Interrupt 6 work on PIN 7

After finding out about the situation with pin7 from this tutorial: https://forum.sparkfun.com/viewtopic.php?f=32&t=35847 void setup(){ EICRB |= (1<<ISC60)|(0<<ISC61); // ...
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Trying to read from AD5934 using Arduino on I2C

I'm trying to read a block of bytes from an AD5934 Impedance converter (PDF) using I2C. This is my code so far Preamble: #define AD5934_Address 0xD #define AD5934_Start_Frequency ...
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Which key is KEY_LEFT_GUI?

This might be a very simple question but I don't know which key represents KEY_LEFT_GUI on my keyboard. I thought it was the windows key but when I program Arduino Micro to execute it. Run does not ...
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“Active LOW” relay board Pin configuration [duplicate]

I bought a 5 V Relay Board: LINK (Aliexpress) and just realised it's "Active LOW". I want to control a water pump via a Arduino Micro. I tested it and as far as i understand the workings of this ...
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Arduino Micro serial communication is not working after wake from power down

I'm trying to use the power down state for a battery application, but I'm having issues with the serial communication. I'm using the lowpower.h library to put the Arduino Micro into power down mode. ...
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Arduino Micro interference between analog inputs

I'm building a MIDI controller with the Arduino Micro, hooking a bunch of knobs up to the analog inputs. Currently, I'm getting analog in 9 being influenced by analog in 10: analogRead(9) returns a ...
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Sound localization using two mics,arduino uno on matlab

I have been trying to achieve this for a long time using the ITD method and have gone through various articles on the net. I want to know if its possible to actually achieve sound localization using ...
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Use digital pins as analog - Arduino Micro

I have an Arduino Micro and I want to use pin 6 and 8 as an analog pin, according to the manual this is possible: The Micro has a total of 12 analog inputs, pins from A0 to A5 are labelled ...
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Pro Micro recognised as Micro (win10, IDE 1.8.1)

I just got this pro-micro clone 5V and it's my first pro micro ever. After reading lots of discussions about how easy it is to brick and how it's just a smaller Leonardo, I've also found tutorials ...
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Arduino Uno as keyboard

I am trying to make Arduino Uno to act as a keyboard. I have successfully flashed the USB-HID firmware in it using this link also and programmed it like this. uint8_t buf[8] = { 0 }; int inpin1 = 7;...
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Arduino Uno vs Arduino Micro timers → pins

Where do I find the pins relative to timers of each individual Arduino microcontroller? As I like Arduino's I already have various samples of them. The one I mostly use is the Uno and Micro for now......
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problem with communication between Linux and microcontroller [closed]

Hello Arduino community, I am new to the Arduino community and would like to ask for help (I work on a Arduino TIAN). Indeed, since 2 3 weeks I try through simple programs to understand the operation ...