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A library is a file that can be included into the code to add new instructions by combining many existing instructions and creating one easy to use instruction to call.

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FastLED library: How can I adjust the brightness of a single pixel on an absolute scale?

I'm using the FastLED library to control a digital RGB LED strip. While this library seems very comprehensive in capability and ease of use, I do not yet see a way to simply set the brightness value ...
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How to set "IPAddress ip" using a variable?

Created a "variableInput.h" file for editing variables in one place; instead of searching multiple lines of code, to find lines needing editing. // variableInput.h // // User defineable ...
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Library compilation error

Need help for this Tutorial. I tried to compile the code, but I'm getting compiling error. I tried to ask on that forum too but got no answer, the error is: In file included from C:\Program Files (...
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Why do most arduino function return a -1 instead of a 0

Many arduino functions return -1 if something 'fails'. Serial.read for example returns -1 or the infamous ÿ when this function is called while the serial buffer is empty. As embedded C progammer, I ...
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Wiring ESP8266 and PN532

I'm trying the Android Hce example in this PN532 library. I can't find how to set SDA and SCL address in the code, so I tried connecting them in CLK and SD0 pins. The serial monitor gives me "Didn't ...
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Fonts/Org_01.h: No such file or directory

I have written one Arduino code for working with tft lcd 2.4 and in it i used <Fonts/Org_01.h> new font ,It was working in my Win8 OS but now in Linux OS i have installed new Arduino in my ...
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How to scale a bitmap (uint8_t array) in Arduino?

So I have a project where I send text to an Arduino, which is then printed out as a QR code on a thermal printer that can take a bitmap image with a given width and height. Is there a way I can "...
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SPIMemory does not write always correctly

I'm using a WinBond 25Q128FVIQ (Flash 128 mbit, 3.3V) in combination with the Marzogh SpiMemory library on my Arduino Nano (also 3.3V). After using the default example, I found out what was read, did ...
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Error: "'lcd' does not name a type" using LiquidCrystal library

I'm following an online Arduino tutorial/course and trying to make a simple moving character on an LCD screen, but for some reason I get the following error: "error: 'lcd' does not name a type". I'm ...
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Using the Broadcom AFBR-S50 with Arduino

I'm trying to interface with a Broadcom AFBR-S50MV85G ToF sensor over SPI using an Arduino, which is complicated by the fact that the provided library and reference application is written for Cortex ...
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src folder in sketch structure and include library from subfolder

My Arduino/PlatformIO libraries folder libraries └── cleaner_robot └── TB6612_Dual ├── tb6612_dual.h └── tb6612_dual.cpp I used this code to innclude it: #include <...
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Is it necessary to reduce the size of libraries?

For example RTClib library have codes for DS1307, DS3231, PCF8523 and softRTC. but I'm only using DS3231 and don't need the extra codes there to occupy my Arduino flash memory. Does Arduino IDE only "...
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Error when HX711_Arduino_Library installed

First I'm getting this error #include no such directory. Then HX711_Arduino_Library installed. Now getting following errors: Arduino: 1.8.9 (Windows 7), Board: "NodeMCU 1.0 (ESP-12E Module), 80 MHz, ...
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Modular Coding - What types of code portions to convert into library files? Rationale and methods?

I'm working on documentation and combining 2 pieces of code for testing parts of a larger project. I'm supposed to comment and make the code very clear to people who will use it later and make sure ...
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Is there a simple HTTP(S) library that doesn't rely on WiFi?

I'm trying to implement a Mobile Network (only) for the ESP32 using Arduino IDE. So to be able to connect to website up/download files etc. I need to be able to handle various HTTP PUT/GET/POST ...
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Two libraries collide. Ambiguous functions/variables?

I get several errors once I try to include these two libraries: error: expected unqualified-id before '{' token #define DEBUG_PRINTLN(...) {} #include <DHT.h> #include <DGS.h> ...
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How can remove the WiFi/Bluetooth libraries when compiling the firmware using the Arduino IDE?

I have an ESP32-D0WDQ6, which is part of the ESPIRIT freematics development kit. The processor is a 2-core Tensilica LX6 and the module has 520 kB SRAM + 4 MB external on-module flash. It also has the ...
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Arduino core libraries

We have worked with a company to design a custom board based on the Arduino Zero and have also had them do some programming for us. In doing so, they have had to modify the following Arduino core ...
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Libraries not included correctly

I stumbled upon the following unexpected behaviour and am curious about its cause. header.h: #include <Time.h> [...] main.ino: #include "header.h" #include <Time.h> [...] My code is ...
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How to prevent modify library of arduino?

For some reasons of security, I created library for everybody to use, but I don't want people change my library, cause it make device not work. I search around but still not working. Do I need to set ...
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RTClib library the second, second

I'm using RTClib for my DS3231 module, the problem is the library is displaying the second without zero behind it: 22:1:1 and when i print the time on my 16x2 LCD time is displaying like this: 22:...
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What is causing this warning in Arduino IDE?

I'm using DS3231 module with rinkydink library and it is working just fine, however every time i want to compile the code Arduino IDE shows this warning: C:\Program Files (x86)\Arduino\libraries\...
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Include guards vs #pragma once [closed]

Is there any particular reason why #pragma once doesn't seem to be used in Arduino code? Is this just because it's not a well-known feature, or is there some overriding reason to use #ifndef XXX_H/#...
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Arduino IDE upload error

I've recently been trying to make program using IRremote(library) in my Arduino IDE(v1.8.9), but whenever I hit the upload button this error message is returned Sketch uses 7514 bytes (23%) of ...
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Bit Number to Byte Value conversion (AVR Docs)

I have hard time to understand what this doc tells me: https://www.microchip.com/webdoc/AVRLibcReferenceManual/FAQ_1faq_use_bv.html I has a macro called _BV that convert a bit number (usually ...
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Unresolved reference to public function from library

I have three libraries that I've written and I'm trying to use. They're stored as follows Documents ├── Some/Path/To/Folder │ └── firmware.ino └── Arduino └── libraries ├── error ...
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How can if resolve this conflict between matrix keypad library and neopixel library?

I'm trying to use a 4x3 matrix keypad as a user interface to control parameters of a Neopixel strip control program. I'm using Adafruit's Neopixel library and This Keypad library. Both work fine on ...
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UDP behavior different for STM32

I'm facing a weird situation, where the UDP behavior seems different in STM32 porting (stm32duino). Short question Besides port and address, what are the other parameters that characterize the UDP ...
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Questions about HMC5883L library

I'm studying the structures of libraries currently. I want to learn how good programmers write code, what are the strategies they follow, the art the programmer followed to develop the library. And ...
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fail to pass a value in constructor

I'm making a JSON lib dedicated for my own needs, based on ArduinoJSON v6. I try to define StaticJsonDocument<_docSize> doc in a parametric way but I get this error and I cant find the reason ...
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ESP12E Soft WDT reset stack trace leads to libraries

Im using ESP12E DevKit v2 (esp8266 wifi module) board for controlling relays and displaying DHT22 temp,humidity on web server. It runs smoothly when the web client is closed but when i leave the ...
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Error Downloading http://downloads.arduino.cc/packages/packages_index.json

I managed to update the library but getting error "Error Downloading http://downloads.arduino.cc/packages/packages_index.json" when updating the Board Manager. I switched the proxy to no proxy instead ...
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Invoke a method in the main sketch from within a library

I need to use a specific library that issues error messages in the form of String texts. The library uses the Serial.println() function to send the messages to the Arduino IDE's serial monitor. The ...
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How to generate .a and .so files to add in arduino project

I know to make a library on arduino ide with source codes, but I cant send my source code to another users who want to use my lib. So I need to make a library with precompiled=true info at library....
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Parsing array of an object in a library constructor

I am trying to develop an Arduino library that consists out of two classes. I want 'WayPointStack' to store an array of 'WPCommand', but I can't get it to work. WayPointStack.h #ifndef ...
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Problem with SPI when using rf24 NRF24L01 transceiver with LED matrix MD_MAX72xx

I am currently using Arduino Mega to use a LED matrix and a NRF24L01 transceiver. for LED matrix, I use MD_MAX72xx library. While for the transceiver I use the RF24 library. I am already able to ...
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Higher precision logarithms

I need to produce a log to base 10 with at least 4 decimal places. However, the log10 inbuilt function is giving the output with only two decimal places. What do I do? Is there a different function or ...
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Installing Jan Breuers SCPI Parser

I am trying to install/include Jan Breuer's SCPI parser. I was not able to find any documentation to accomplish this. I copied the contents on of the GIT zip file to my Libraries directory, but when I ...
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Bypass a function error

I have a long code written in Arduino101 that works fine. I use a prepared function (connected to a library) in my code that I have not written it. My input to this function is an array. In 99.9999..% ...
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Millis() is Not Working

I have a sketch that uses two timers using millis() from a library I created to keep time. The timers seem to be working correctly, but when I print the start time of each timer, it is clearly wrong. ...
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Not able to find right library for MPU9250

I am using an Arduino Uno and learning to use the motion sensor. Currently I was not able to find the library which looks simple and would like to get your suggestion. I found this https://github.com/...
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DFPlayer for Writing to SD Card

Can you use the DFPlayer to write to the SD card? Link for DFPlayer: https://www.dfrobot.com/wiki/index.php/DFPlayer_Mini_SKU:DFR0299 Here's the goal of my project. I have a button that, when pressed,...
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Arduino library redeclaration error

This is my first time here and I hope someone can be of help! I'll try to keep it as concise as possible. So I have two sensors/modules, 1 is an LCD screen from elecrow and another is the DS1307. ...
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No matching function call for timer?

I am using the Timer library here with the Adafruit feather m0: https://github.com/JChristensen/Timer https://playground.arduino.cc/code/timer I cannot figure out why I am getting the error: no ...
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SoftPWM update limitations

i'm using arduino to dimmer 9 led strips with different output pins after an FFT audio analysis gives results at 60Hz = 16ms. [FFT is performed by a PC and sent to arduino using a RF24 module] I ...
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I need help with U8GLIB library

I have a project which uses a 128x64 oled display. I have to use the U8GLIB as the available displays change from SSD1306 to SSH1106 depending on when you buy it which that library covers both ...
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exit status 1 - expected primary-expression before '(' token

When I try to compile the following sketch, the compiler returns the error "exit status 1 - expected primary-expression before '(' token", and highlights "midi();" in my code. Here is my sketch: #...
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Where are the implementations of the SdFat BlockDriver methods?

This is most probably more of a C++ question than an Arduino question; but since this is an Arduino library, I am asking here. I am using the SdFat library for my project. The library defines a ...
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Trigger cheap wireless doorbell

I would like to trigger a simple wireless doorbell. The doorbell uses 433Mhz. To read and send signals I am using the FS1000A Set (sender and receiver). I've started by connecting the receiver to the ...
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Error compiling a sketch to class/library conversion

I'm trying to take a sketch and turn it into a class for a library I'm making, but I'm getting compile issues. This is not a duplicate as suggested. as i explain in the comment and my answer. Thank ...

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