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Netduino Home Automation Projects by Matt Cavanagh

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Hello world

Before getting onto the more exciting projects, let's do a very basic one just to make sure you know where to put the code, and to check whether your Netduino is set up correctly. We are going to make the onboard LED (the blue one) fade on and off. Technically, you can't actually make an LED fade, but you can make it look like it is turning it on and off very quickly. If the LED is on for more time than it is off then the light will appear bright, but will appear dim if the LED is off for more time than it is on. The onboard LED of the Netduino 1 does not support PWM (which is used to fade), so will be impossible to use here.

Things you need

All you need for this project is your Netduino.

The first project

Follow these steps to create ...

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