- 3Install Driver
So, I have Arduino Nano CH340x working on Mac OS (Mojave), Ubuntu 18.04, Elementary Linux (forget version) and openSuSE Leap 42.3 Malachite. It was not at all necessary to install drivers or make them on the Linux machines - but I did install them for the Mac. Downloaded from the Chinese site. Probably, you have Chinese Uno analog which works on CH340 USB-to-serial chip, so you need to install driver for it. Steps to fix: Install the CH340 driver; Run the command in Terminal: sudo nvram boot-args='kext-dev-mode=1' (disable kext signing introduced in Mac OS X 10.9 Yosemite) Reboot; Also you're right according to Uno and FDTI. Differences with other boards. From the arduino.cc website, we'll go to Learning, Get Started. This page contains download and installation instructions for Windows, Mac OSX, or Linux. From here, I'll choose the Mac OSX. Next, I will go to the downloads page and start my download. While that is downloading, I will go back to the getting started page for Mac OS 10. Warning: If you have a Mac OS X v10.12+ (i.e. High Sierra, Mojave), your computer may restart as soon as you insert the CH340 to your computer. We recommend that you uninstall the old drivers first and follow these directions below before connecting the CH340 to your COM port. When the Arduino Software (IDE) is properly installed you can go back to the Getting Started Home and choose your board from the list on the right of the page. Last revision 2016/08/09 by SM. The text of the Arduino getting started guide is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License. Code samples in the guide are.
Download the Arduino IDE
'Arduino' is not only the name of the microcontroller board, but also the name of a programming IDE based on C/C++. After you getting your Arduino board or compatible board such as Crowduino, you should install the IDE. Depending on OS version, the specific installation varies. Thankfully Arduino team provides us a detailed installation guide for most OS systems.
Please download the latest version of Arduino IDE at: http://arduino.cc/en/Main/Software
Connect Crowduino to PC
Connect the Crowduino board to your computer using the USB cable.
Installing drivers for the Crowduino In Windows
- Plug in your Crowduino, Windows will try to install the driver automatically. If you are lucy enougth, the installation will be Done automatically in about 1 minute. If not, follow the next steps.
- Open the Device Manager by right clicking “My computer” and selecting control panel.
- Look under Ports (COM & LPT). You should see an open port named 'USB Serial Port' Right click on the 'USB Serial Port' and choose the 'Update Driver Software' option.
- Choose the 'Browse my computer for Driver software' option.
- Select the driver file named FTDI USB Drivers, located in the 'Drivers' folder in the Arduino IDE
- If you installed driver successfully:
- Check with serial port the Crowduino is using by opening the Windows Device Manager:
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Installing drivers for the Crowduino with Mac OS
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- Enter page: http://www.ftdichip.com/Drivers/VCP.htm.
- Download Driver for the Mac OS X version, and the right version for your own computer
- Open the driver file which you just download, and double click FTDIUSBSerialDriver_10_4_10_5_10_6_10_7.mpkg and continue
- You can see the below dialog boxes if you have installed driver successfully.