To get started with Arduino, we need to first install the Official Software of Arduino. Below are the steps of getting started with Arduino.
To download the Arduino software, visit the official website of Arduino: https://www.arduino.cc
After you visit this site, you will see something like this below. (Interface and options of the website may differ)
After clicking into the Windows Installer, you will see this below page:
After you click on JUST DOWNLOAD, the software will start downloading into your system.
When the download finishes,
After you click agree, you must see this window.
Remember, don't try to uncheck any checkbox and directly click on next.
After you click install, you must see the below window.
After the installation is done. It should create a desktop icon if you have not unchecked any option in earlier steps.
Cheers! You are done with the installation, but you are still not ready to go.
Port is that virtual interface that will be used by your Arduino Board. Your computer will supply power through the USB port, as well as it will upload the code into the board. Everything will be done using the port, and so a virtual port name should be allocated for your Arduino.
Go to Device manager :
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Click to the Communication Port (COM3 or whatever is visible in your device).
Click on the Update Driver and browse for the Arduino Driver. It should be inside the
Now, go to the
Then click OK.
Yes !!!. Now you are ready to Go!
Double click on the
After some time, the
This is the final interface of the Arduino, now you can directly connect your Arduino Board and upload this default sketch into the Arduino.