Ready for Arduino
Ready now lets you program your Arduino without having to write code in "c" on the Arduino IDE.
Device & Software: Currently Desktop only - Download or Update to the latest version of Ready for Mac or Windows.
Arduino Boards: The current version supports Arduino UNO & Arduino LEONARDO "type" boards.
Connecting your Arduino
Get an Arduino UNO. Arduinos are open source so you can find "UNO type" boards of all prices. You can order one directly from amazon here
Plug in your arduino
Connect your Arduino to the USB port of your computer.
Add an arduino to your scene
Set your Board: Go to "File" in your menu bar...
Say "ok" to uploading your ready sketch to your board
Open FIRMATA Sketch: Go to "File" in your menu bar...
Checking your Connection
Make sure your arduino is connected
To know if your Arduino is connected check the icon on the top left corner of your canvas.
If the icons is:
TRYING TO CONNECT