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Lego Mindstorms EV3 Essentials by Abid H. Mujtaba

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Navigating the menu

To turn on EV3, insert the batteries (or the battery pack in the case of the Education set) and then simply press the Enter (center) button. The LEDs light up red, and the LCD displays MINDSTORMS Starting.... Once EV3 has finished booting up (which can take up to 30 seconds), the LEDs turn green, a small welcome sound is played, and the top-level menu is displayed.

EV3's menu consists of a top bar and a larger bottom section. The top bar displays information about the EV3 and is visible in all the menus. It displays the connection status of the device (USB, Bluetooth, and/or Wi-Fi) and the charge remaining in the battery.

The top-level menu has four tabs. You can navigate between them using the Right and Left buttons. The Up ...

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