05 Magnet Sensor Makecode Quick Start

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Introduction

 

  1. Jacdac port
  2. Jacdac Communication Indicators
  3. Hall Effect Sensor
  4. Jacdac Standard Through-holes
  5. Product QR Code

Preparation

1× MicroUSB Cable
1× MicrobitV2 (Has to be V2)
1× Jacdaptor
1× Cable
1x Magnet Sensor

Connection

PC-〉MicroUSB -〉MicrobitV2-〉Jacdaptor-〉Cable-〉Magnet Sensor

 

Go to the link below

https://makecode.microbit.org/

Create a new project

 

Connect to the WebUSB

 

Add the Jacdac extension

Extensions——Jacdac

 

Add the Magnet Sensor block

 

Write the program and download

 

Press A to start after successfully downloading the program

Press A following the micro:bit LED indications to start the program

 

Working Status

When there's no magnet

 

When a magnet gets close

 

FAQ

Q1:Does this module support hot-swapping? Will hot-swapping damage the module?
A1: Yes it does support. Hot-swapping won't damage the module or the mainboard.

Q2:Does micro:bit V1.5 support Jacdac?
A2: No, it has to be V2 or versions over.

Q3:Why does Makecode not recognize the Jacdac module?
A3: Please download a blank program after loading the Jacdac extension.

Q4:Do I need to distinguish different ports for connecting modules?
A4: No, you don't need to. All ports can be used to insert any Jacdac modules.

 

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