Questions tagged [i2c]

Inter-Integrated Circuit (I²C) is a bus for low speed peripherals. Use this tag for questions regarding how to use I²C with an Arduino, or for problems with I²C and your Arduino.

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Is it possible to use multiple I2C sensors with Arduino without an I2C multiplexer?

I have an IMU sensor and a Bluerobotics temperature sensor, both have different I2C addresses. I want to integrate both with an Arduino UNO, I know I can do this with an I2C multiplexer but I don't ...
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Can you coax another I²C connection out of an Arduino Nano Every?

I'm looking to network a bunch of devices (boards in a Eurorack case) over I²C, but I don't want to compromise the address space available to each individual device for its own needs. The obvious ...
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How can I force an I2C module (for 1602 and 2004) to work with a 1601 LCD at my Arduino Micro

I'm new to Arduino and want to build a Button Box. When I buyed the parts I didn't watched out for the specifications of the I2C module. When I tried to print sth on the LCD nothing happened (in retro ...
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How to send an array of unknown size via I2C (from slave to master)?

When I try something like this, everything works. Slave: # define DEFAULT_DATA_SIZE 256 byte DATA[DEFAULT_DATA_SIZE]; void requestEvent() { Wire.write( (byte*) DATA, sizeof(DATA)); } void ...
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Using an I2C barometer

When buying a barometer for my current project at work, I chose the MikroElektronika click 3 barometer. However, as it turns out, the library for it doesn't exist for Arduino. I know it uses I2C ...
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Why are raw data bytes not converting to ASCII, but only in one part of my program?

I am writing a program to read from the Atlas Scientific EZO-HUM, -O2, and -CO2 sensors simultaneously via the I2C protocol with an Arduino Uno. The sensors all work, but for some reason, just the O2 ...
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''Wire1' was not declared in this scope' in I2C_MPU6886 library

I recently purchased a 6-axis IMU MCP6886 module by M5Stack. Product link: https://github.com/m5stack/M5-ProductExampleCodes/tree/master/Unit/IMU_Unit. The example code provided by the manufacturer is ...
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Problem with messuring capacitance with 50 Arduinos connected by I²C

I want to measure changes in capacitance over time. One Arduino is used per capacitance sensor. There is one anode per Arduino and a total of one common cathode (see the picture) With four Arduinos ...
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ESP8266 soft resets when using a GPIO Expander

In my project I'm trying to use a PCF8574 to drive some peripherals, since the ESP8266 doesn't offer all the GPIO pins I need, however I seem to be having problems at the most basic level of driving ...
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Help with the Arduino Wire I2C Communication with MAX16826 LED Controller IC

I'm trying to read and write to this MAX16826 LED controller evaluation board through I2C. There is no specific library for this IC so I have to use the Wire library and the datasheet to try to ...
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My Atlas Scientific sensors measurement give zero values at first reading

I am still continuing my hydroponic nutrient monitoring project. In short, I made a hydroponic nutrient monitoring system with I2C connection, and decided to do serial communication with Raspberry Pi ...
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Can't read through I2C from RTC

I'm using an ESP32 which I connected to a MAX31329 RTC through I2C. Unfortunately I can't read any register from the RTC. After modifying the MAX31328 library didn't work, I tried reading single ...
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I2C sensors not working when I connect to LCD 20X04

I am making a hydroponic nutrient monitoring system using Arduino Uno, Atlas Scientific EC sensor, pH sensor, and RTD (temperature) sensor in I2C mode. I also want to use LCD 20x04 to display the ...
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I2C and logic shifter troubleshooting

I'm attempting to use a SparkFun bidirectional level shifter (Link here) to connect up a 3.3v wii nunchuk to a 5v Arduino Uno circuit. For now all I'm trying to do is write the position of the ...
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Arduino Wire library and Type Cast help

I'm having troubles understanding this line of code that I see with every Arduino EEPROM tutorial. int saveLocation = 4095; Wire.write((int)(saveLocation >> 8)); Question 1: Do the parenthesis ...
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Changing I2C Address on Garmin LidarLite, resets on reboot

I am trying to change the I2C address of multiple Garmin LidarLite-V3. I am able to change them one at a time using the LidarLite C++ library using the setI2Caddr function, and can see the updated I2C ...
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Audio range with custom waveshape

I am planning to use several Arduino to produce audio range analog signals. I need to use custom waveshapes generated on the fly. As far as I understand, there are two paths: Aquiring a DAC, but can ...
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Servo keeps resetting position when there is no difference in received value?

So I'm working on a code that basically receives x and y coordinates and stores them in a variable. Whenever a coordinate is received, it goes through a conditional statement to store them in a ...
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Flight controller board Reprogram

Recently in my scrap yard visits, more and more I find cheap quad-copters and remote controllers of all kind. I have built up quite a collection of boards and spare parts to create my own army of ...
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I2C missing last byte during transmission- solution isn't clear

I am using a Nodemcu-32S to communicate with an I2C device (touchpads). I noticed while uploading the configuration, the CRC (checksum) always comes back incorrect. After doing a little digging with a ...
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Erratic behaviour using a DUE with the Microchip 24FC64 EEPROM chip?

I am attempting to read and write from/to an EEPROM chip, and have got access to this 64 kbit device. It appears I can write to the device and read from it, but there appears to be some strangeness ...
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Could not find AHT? Check wiring! How do i connect an AM2315C - Encased I2C Temperature/Humidity Sensor to a STM32F103C8T6?

am a little new at this so i sincirely need your help. So I have a temperature & humidity sensor i got from http://www.aosong.com/en/products-70.html which is probably based on the AM2315C - ...
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Trying to understand the bottleneck of sensor sampling rate

Lets say I have a sensor connected to Arduino Uno Rev3's I2C Bus. I am reading the sensor output and using Serial.print() to send the sensor reading back to a my laptop. I am trying to understand the ...
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I2C communication in Arduino

In Arduino I2C we have the following lines of code: wire. beginTransmission(slave addrress) wire.write(the byte want to send) wire. endTransmission() As we know in I2C the master must verifies the ...
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LILYGO TTGO T-Display cannot detect MPU 6050 Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Temperature Sensor

I've been trying to connect a MPU 6050 Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Temperature Sensor to a LILYGO TTGO T-Display to get readings displayed on the serial monitor (for starters). The wiring is pretty ...
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Handling non-standard I2C read response lengths with Wire library

I'm trying to read from a Sam&Wing XW12A 12 channel touch sensor IC using I²C. The IC responds to an address read packet with 16 uninterrupted bits representing its state. However, since I²C ...
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How many ADS1115 ADCs can I connect to a single Arduino Mega 2560

I know we can connect 4 ADS1115s to an Arduino Mega 2560. Is there any limit on the number of ADS1115s we can connect to the Mega giving each a different address? I have to connect at least 36 ...
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I2C / TWI: set up atmega328p as slave

I try to run an atmega328p as a i2c slave. even with the bare minimum the slave acts as its not wired at all: NACK is transmitted after request (see logic analyzer). The master should read a constant ...
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Can a sensor have multiple I2C addresses?

So I'm having a weird issue with a TCA9548A multiplexer. When I run the scanning code given on the adafruit website, I get the following result: TCAScanner ready! TCA Port #0 TCA Port #1 TCA Port #2 ...
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Help needed with I2C LCD + Arduino - DS-LCDD5

I am new to this forum and a relative beginner to Arduino (software wise) Have built many projects, but always just copy/paste/modify example code. I found a couple of these modules (a PIC18 daughter ...
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Reverse engineering an i2c signal

I have an i2c device that i would like to rreverse engineer. Using the oringal master of the device here is a snapshot from the logical analyzer I would like to replace the orginal master of the ...
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Arduino Uno freezes for unknown reason during code execution

I am struggeling with a behaviour of my Arduino I do not fully understand. Long story short: When starting the communication over I2C the Arduino freezes. In my opinion during the "Wire.write()&...
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Second I2C on Due RTClib, can't start

I am using SDA1, SCL1 for my DS3232 with RTClib on Due. It works on a Mega2560 on SDA, SCL. I ran I2c_test with success after I inserted #define Wire Wire1 However with ds3231.ino this define doesnot ...
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Adafruit MPU-6050 and adafruit I2C Multiplexer

I have 3 adafruit MPUs hooked up to adafruit I2c Multiplexer. All of which is hooked up to a Arduino uno. Attached is also my code. /* Assign a unique ID to this sensor at the same time */ /*...
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Problem Using pins A4 and A5 for input and output I2C

Hardare used: Arduino nano ( old Bootloader ) Oled Monochrome Display ( 4 pins, 128 x 32 ) MPU 6050 Both display and MPU use A4 and A5 as I2C communication protocol, They interfere, as the MPU is used ...
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First I2C project - Unable to get any servo movement with PCA9685

I'm working on a project where I need to run multiple servos. For now though, I'm trying to get a single MG90S servo running with a PCA9685 servo driver but I'm unable to get any movement from the ...
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Wire library causing samd21 based board to stop working

A bit of a general question, but asking in case someone has stumbled onto a similar problem before. A friend and I designed a custom PCB board based on the ATSAMD21G microprocessor. The board has a ...
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My PN532 doesn't detect RFID card when connected with ESP32 in I2C mode while it works perectly with Arduino Uno

I have a Elechouse PN532 module (bought here - https://robu.in/product/pn532-nfc-rfid-read-write-module-v3-kit/). When I try to use to it with I2C and connect it to my ESP32 (DOIT ESP32 DEV KIT V1, 30 ...
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DS3231 RTC not working with ESP32

I am using ESP-32-WROOM-32 with a RTC DS3231 module. I have connected SDA & SCL pins of RTC DS3231 with ESP32 D22 and D23 pins. Also, the VCC of RTC is connected to 3V3 of ESP32 and the GND of RTC ...
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How to control multiple servo motors at the same time with protothreading using an I2C PCA9685 PWM board?

I'm trying to use protothreading to control two (and eventually four) servo motors over I2C using a PCA9685 PWM board. To start, I am simply trying to sweep the two motors back and fourth at the same ...
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I2C 16x2 LCD - Will Initialize (sometimes) - Holds Up The Code

Basically I have a keypad, that when a certain code is entered, it will write either "Wrong code" or "Good code" on the LCD. At the same time a timer will count down until 0 is ...
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Two-Wire Interface (TWI) Frequency and SMBus Compatibility

Have I understood the ATmega328P datasheet correctly regarding the TWI clock frequency? From §21.5.2 Bit Rate Generator Unit, the TWI clock frequency is calculated as follows: Then solving for TWBR: ...
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Writing to a specific I2C register

I am trying to write to a specific register, but value doesn't change. Working with SenseAir Sunrise CO2: Info from i2c guideline from sensor manufacter https://rmtplusstoragesenseair.blob.core....
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AW9523B I2C on Arduino Nano

I'm testing the AW9523B IO expander with an Arduino Nano. I can't get the device to be recognized. Using I2C scanner to find all attached I2C devices. I've connected AW9523B to the correct pins to the ...
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SMBus on ATTiny204 [closed]

So I want to connect multiple LED Panels with dynamic addressing to a Master Controller. Seems like SMBus should be able to do that, however I don't find any Library for the Arduino framework. Does ...
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MPU6050 does not give output

I need help getting my MPU 6050 to actually give me data. As of right now, my program is only reading 0s from the gyroscope and when I move it, the values all go to -1 and the program just stops until ...
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I am in need of a usable communication library on 1-4 pins of ATTiny84 instead of I2C

I messed up when designing my PCB and just assumed that I could use software slave I2C with ATTiny84. The reason I did so is - I needed to use all of the analog inputs. The pins I have on my ...
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Multiple I2C devices connected to one Arduino Uno?

Is it possible to connect more than one I2C device to an Arduino Uno? I know that the SCL and SDA pins are on analog pins A4 and A5 respectively, but there are also two pins labeled SCL and SDA ...
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How to stop Single Analog Pin Keypad Matrix (Using Resistors) from receiving Interference from Livewire/other Sensors?

I saw a tutorial on linking a keypad using one pin, utilising several resistors: http://razibshahdat.blogspot.com/2018/05/one-single-analog-pin-keypad-control.html I have this keypad, a 16x2 LCD, a ...
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Can you use multiple arduinos to run two programs simultaneously?

If I want to run 2 different programs simultaneously, can I do this with 2 arduinos wired together? Context: I’m building a robot that will balance with reaction wheels while doing other tasks. I ...
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