Reply To: Kit #33 working great

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me2016
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For a start – sorry that the N plug didn’t work. I did ring it up but it was before I had a good test jig so I must have pushed down the pin or something when I tested it.

As for uploading your own software, it is a few steps but they are not that tricky. Hard to diagnose without the first part of the message but I’m guessing it complains about some missing files.
Jeff Tranter did a serie of blogposts around meinenigma and the software part starts at
http://jefftranter.blogspot.com/2017/04/the-meinenigma-enigma-machine-kit_8.html.
The very high level is that you need to
1 – download and install the arduino IDE from https://www.arduino.cc/en/main/software
2 – Download the meinenigma code from https://github.com/lpaseen/meinEnigma
(I guess you done 1 & 2 already)
3 – download two libraries
HT16K33 Arduino code: https://github.com/lpaseen/ht16k33
AltSoftSerial Arduino library: https://github.com/PaulStoffregen/AltSoftSerial
The libraries need to be saved to the arduino library path which is (on windoze) My Documents\Arduino\libraries\. See https://www.arduino.cc/en/Guide/Libraries#toc5 for more details around that.


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