Questions tagged [remote-control]

Used to describe the act of (often wirelessly) controlling another system.

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Tone() conflicts with IRremote library (multiple definition of `__vector_7')

I have just started with Arduino and C++ so I apologise if my question is very basic. I am trying to use tone() with a passive buzzer to create a sound while also using the IRremote library for a ...
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Is this the right way of using an RF communication?

I have a 433Mhz Superheterodyne receiver and a hand set remote of similar frequency, I'm using the RC-Switch library and I couldn't find a better way than using the "numbers" that I'm receiving like ...
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How can i stop DC motor when button on remote is released? [closed]

I am trying to control a motor using a remote with Arduino Mega. The motor turns on when I press the button on the remote but when I release the button, it continues to move. Does anyone know how to ...
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How can I control a slave ESP8266 from a local server and also from another ESP8266?

I have a power strip with a ESP8266 which is supposed to turn it on upon command from a OpenHAB server, or to stay on for a predefined time upon command from another ESP8266 (serverless). The reason ...
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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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Fan regulator control from Arduino

I'm trying to control my ~230 V fan from the Arduino. Can anyone say the best possible ways to design a fan regulator that can be controlled by the Arduino using a low cost design.
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Component with controllable resistance from Arduino? [closed]

I'm new to Arduino and building circuits, and was wondering if there is a type of component, or some other way to do the following task: I want to control the resistance of a circuit from my computer ...
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Real-time Pub/Sub thru MQTT between JoyStick and OnBoard Drive units [both ESP8266] - Connection issues

I looked around for solutions to my issue by searching on the forum and elsewhere and haven't seen similar issues - (https://arduino.stackexchange.com/search?page=2&tab=Relevance&q=MQTT%...
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Is it possible to combine a HC-05 Bluetooth module and a shrinked arduino ATtiny45/85 to control a motor, LEDs, or other components? [closed]

I'm thinking of making a tiny RC toy project that is controlled through Bluetooth with most components at its tiniest size. I'm a complete beginner in this area so i'm not completely familiar with ...
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how to increase the range of KY-005? [closed]

I am using a KY-005 with an Arduino Uno. I have the knowledge that Arduino can provide a forward current of 40 mA. How can I make it to 55 mA or above upto 60 mA to unlock its full potential, so as to ...
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Arduino Uno keeps looping on setup() everytime I press a specific button on the remote

I'm trying to decode my Panasonic television remote using the IR_RECEIVE sketch below. When I press the remote's buttons it works fine and Iget the values, except from when I press the power button - ...
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Build an improved GSM antenna for arduino mkr gsm 1400

I want to use an Arduino MKR GSM 1400 in my area wich has a bad connectivity on mobile internet. On my phone it's very weak and if i drive to the next village it works sometimes on the arduino with ...
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Use IR remote with arduino

I would like to use the IR remote with Arduino to turn on a LED and turn off the same LED when I push on the remote. That is to say : If I push on 1 I would like the LED turn on If I push on 2 I ...
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Arduino controlled by USB gamepad

I want to control my Arduino with USB gamepad. I know that exists library for USB keyboard for Arduino but I don't know any library for usb gamepad. I have PS3 styled gamepad. I dont want to use ...
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Is there a real alternative now to using GSM for data sending?

I would like to create an Arduino system that sends the temperature in a place outdoors to a server. I've read in Internet forums that there might be alternatives to GSM and GPRS technology for ...
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Is this a good way of making a low power attiny? Unpower instead of sleeping

I am making a low power rf remote that just has 3 buttons and sends rf signals accordingly. I've been trying to make pin interrupts work when it's in deep sleep but it's a huge hassle. And then I ...
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Arduino Switching Between Loops IR Remote

I've been working on an LED strip project. However, I've come to a stand still at the moment. Within the program I am wanting to assign different lighting effects to each button on my IR remote. I am ...
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ESP8266 based wifi IR Universal Remote for A/Cs

I have been working on a prototype for a wifi based universal remote controller and i have been using the IR-Remote library for the same. But i have a couple of questions which google couldn't help ...
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How to connect/call to the PSTN network using Arduino?

For a few months I made an alarm for my house, it is very simple: it is based on magnetic sensors DC-1561 (for windows and exterior doors), a few PIR sensors for rooms, buttons, LEDs and (of course) ...
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What is wrong with this code?

So I am writing code to control a servo with an RC radio. I am using an Arduino Mega. I get this error whenever I compile. I am not that experienced with Arduino so I am probably not doing something ...
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Arduino Uno as Xbox One Controller?

I’m very new to Arduino and have been doing a lot of research on how to connect my Arduino Uno to my Xbox One as a wired controller, unfortunately I haven’t been able to find much help. I found ...
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2 Motor Robot Control with RC Radio

I am making a robot for a local robotics competition. One main function I need to do is move it forward, backward, right, left. Just like an RC car. I have programmed it to do that but it seems ...
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Powering an Arduino Mini Pro using a CR2032 battery as a remote control

I'm looking into making my own remote control using an Arduino Mini Pro and some RF transceivers. The receiving end won't be a problem, but the remote will. I want to make it as small as possible and ...
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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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Is there a way to update Arduino uno Over The Air [duplicate]

I have the Arduino uno with a Ethernet W5100 Shield and would like to remotely sketches. Is there a way to update Arduino uno over the air? If not, is there a wired network arduino solution that ...
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Hacking a Chinese Audio Selector Board: IRLib2 with Low Power Sleep Issue [closed]

I have an issue getting an arduino based hacked-board to sleep whilst performing ir remote commands properly. What am i hacking? Exactly this: tl;dr it's a 4 in 1 out audio selector with motorised ...
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How to control RC power switch with Arduino-/Adafruit-Board?

I want to control (switch on/off) a solenoid valve via an RC power switch and an Adafruit M0 Feather Bluefruit LE. The RC power switch is this one, and this is the Adafruit Board Pinout. My ...
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IR Remote code not activating ON/OFF states

The code below is for turning RGB lights on/off. The connections are as indicated in pin numbers. I found the resulting value of the buttons of the remote but when I used them in code it is not ...
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ESP8266 library / function for IR remote control

I am using IRremoteESP8266 for reverse engineering Hitachi AX-M76E mini stereos IR controller. I want to read the signal that the remote sends and send the same hexas to the stereos with IR led. ...
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compiler says I have to declare my hexidacimal I try to compare

#include <IRremote.h> int RECV_PIN = 11; // IR Receiver - Arduino Pin Number 11 IRrecv irrecv(RECV_PIN); decode_results results; int led = 12; void setup() { pinMode(led, ...
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Decoding 2.4G RF remote controller?

There is tons of information on how IR remote controls work and how to use an Arduino to decode those signals and use any IR remote to suit your project. But I couldn't find much info about 2.4G RF ...
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Sleep mode Arduino Due through IR receiver control

I need to put my Arduino Due into sleep mode in order to consume less power. My Arduino Due receives IR data and does some work with it, but I need to make it sleep until there is no data. If data ...
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IR remote-control clone [closed]

I have found this project (https://create.arduino.cc/projecthub/richardosgood/clone-infrared-signals-with-arduino-3a3cb2?f=1) about cloning a remote control. I set up the Arduino and managed to copy ...
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IR remote heater

I am having issues to reproduce the remote control of my heater , this is the dump of one button: Encoding : UNKNOWN Code : A32AB931 (32 bits) Timing[23]: +1300, - 400 +1250, - 450 ...
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Controlling amplifier using remote control jack

Many older amplifiers support wired remote control through connector jacks or ports. My 10-year old Marantz also supports this function, using a simple RCA connector. Originally these were used with ...
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Char transmission using Virtualwire RF signal

This is a really basic problem, but I haven't been able to resolve it myself and would really appreciate the help. So I've been struggling for a few weeks now to set up RF communication between two ...
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Any resources you know with regards to remotely reading data from arduino? [closed]

I am trying to implement arduino101 and my application needs to read data from the Arduino without a USB connection to my laptop. I appreciate you if you know any beginner-level tutorial for this. ...
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Controlling 4 LED strips

I have 4 single color LED strips which I would like to control individually with one remote controller - turn them on/off an dim them. So far I only have my LED strips (They are about 3.5 meters of ...
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Convert LIRC config file to Arduino IR remote command

I have a LED 24 button remote with a few broken buttons and I want to simulate all the buttons with an esp8266 using an IR remote library. I would like to know if someone can help me translate the ...
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Remote controlled lights

I have a fixed roof light in my room that came with a remote control that can be fully taken apart. The remote control can switch the lights on or off using a radio system. I was wondering if there ...
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Control the “TV remote” [closed]

My idea is to use Arduino to control the TV remote. Not make the Arduino become a TV remote, I want to make an Arduino that can touch button of a remote control. Any ideas?
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How can I stop my Servo rotating?

I have a continuous servo motor connected to my Arduino UNO. I want it to react to the Hexadecimal code received by an Infrared remote. I want the motor to rotate once in one direction and then rotate ...
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Sending Analog Data with and IR LED

This is the idea. I have 2 Arduinos. One with an IR LED and the other with an IR receiver. I want to read the values of multiple sensors and transmit it to the other Arduino via IR. I know how to send ...
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Control Arduino through ethernet. How to contact from outside network and securely

I'm new to Arduino so please bear with me if my question is too simple or broad (I did try and research it) or guide me if it belongs elsewhere (networking forum?) I would like to be able to control ...
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Should I control each of the four robot wheel separately or wire two from each side together?

I am making a remote controlled Arduino robot. I has 4 DC motors for wheels. I have 2 motor drivers available that control two dc motors each. I was wondering what the downsides are of wiring 2 dc ...
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How do you use an Arduino to control a 4 - 20 mA transmitter?

I am using an Arduino Mega to control the speed of an AC pump. This can be done by connecting to the variable frequency drive. Here is a link of the relevant datasheet, pages 66 and 67 relate to what ...
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What is the proper way to implement PID?

I'm having some trouble conceptualizing how to go about implementing PID into my drone. There are a few ways I'm thinking about implementing the pipeline: Having one PID Object for each of the six ...
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Bluetooth module as MCU?

Can I use Bluetooth Low energy devices as micro controllers directly instead of communicating to Arduino e.g. HM-10/11 or even HC-05/06 ? If so what are limitations e.g. can I hook sensors or control ...
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Want to create bluetooth audio control (volume up/down, play, pause, etc.) for smartphone

I want to create a bluetooth remote audio control to control smartphone audio, essentially identical in function to this type of equipment: https://www.amazon.com/FAVOLCANO-Bluetooth-Button-...
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Average response time of Esp8266 module

I'm planning a project where I'd like to control an RC car with Arduino and an Esp8266 module. A software running on a computer would read the input from an USB analog controller and send the data ...