In order to use the latest version of SilverSprints, you will need to update the OpenSprints box. Inside the downloaded zip file, there should be a folder called "Arduino", this is the code we'll be using to update.
Download the free Arduino IDE software from here: https://www.arduino.cc/en/Main/Software
In the downloaded SilverSprints zip file, there is an
Arduinofolder that contains the code we'll be updating. Open the file in
Make sure you have selected the correct board from the Tools menu. In almost all cases, this will be
Next, we'll make sure we have the correct port selected. On Mac, it will be called something like
/dev/cu.usbserialand on Windows you'll see something similar to
Now press the upload button located in the top left.
If all went well, you should see a message letting you know the board has been updated. That's it! It it didn't work, double check steps 2 and 3.