Support

From building instruction to programming tutorials, this sections provides tips & tricks for working with LEGO building materials and various programming environments.

EV3

  1. How to reconnect a task split

    How to reconnect a task split

    This article describes a method for “reconnecting” the separate paths of an EV3 program after a task split. It’s...

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NXT

  1. Blogs and other websites

    Blogs and other websites

    Here are some noteworthy blogs and other general websites (that didn’t fit into a neat category!). They range from...

  2. Online training courses

    Online training courses

    The internet and educational robotics combine to create a range of online training courses and teacher tools. The websites...

  3. NXT books

    NXT books

    MINDSTORMS NXT books with an education focus (listed alphabetically by author) Bracken, Chris, Damien Kee, and Rob Torok. Educate...

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WeDo

  1. WeDo sensors

    WeDo sensors

    Unlike its big siblings the NXT and the EV3 (see NXT sensors), the WeDo kit only has two sensors....

  2. WeDo software patches

    WeDo software patches

    Depending on the version of the platform you are using (Mac or Windows), you might run into one kind...

  3. Online training courses

    Online training courses

    The internet and educational robotics combine to create a range of online training courses and teacher tools. The websites...

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NXT-G

  1. Naked NXT/EV3 projects!

    Naked NXT/EV3 projects!

    For some projects, you might prefer to offer your students more time to learn advanced programming, and spend less...

  2. NXT-G examples: Motors

    NXT-G examples: Motors

    These examples (ZIP) demonstrate a range of techniques for working with motors in NXT-G. Drive for time This code turns...

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LabVIEW

  1. Darkness or darker?

    Darkness or darker?

    In this article, we look at the difference between fixed and relative thresholds in LabVIEW, that is the “darkness”...

  2. EV3 Arduino Shield

    EV3 Arduino Shield

    This summer at the CEEO, one project in progress has been an EV3 shield for Arduino Uno boards. The...

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ROBOLAB

  1. RCX USB tower support

    RCX USB tower support

    This article provides instructions for installing the necessary drivers to use the RCX USB tower with ROBOLAB for LabVIEW....

  2. Peak performance

    Peak performance

    Design and develop a car that is capable of traveling across flat surfaces quickly, but can also negotiate a...

  3. Fan-tastic

    Fan-tastic

    Design and construct a LEGO fan with at least one sensor and program it to run at variable speeds...

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RCX

  1. RCX USB tower support

    RCX USB tower support

    This article provides instructions for installing the necessary drivers to use the RCX USB tower with ROBOLAB for LabVIEW....

  2. RCX constructopedia

    RCX constructopedia

    The RCX constructopedia (PDF, 55Mb) includes an extensive set of instructions designed to introduce beginners and advanced builders alike to...

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Building instructions

  1. Santa Claus’ sleigh

    Santa Claus’ sleigh

    If you like the idea of inviting the Christmas spirit into the scientific world of robotics, take a look...

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Troubleshooting

  1. WeDo software patches

    WeDo software patches

    Depending on the version of the platform you are using (Mac or Windows), you might run into one kind...

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