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Programming Microsoft® Robotics Studio by Sara Morgan

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Configuring the LEGO Mindstorms NXT

When you first open the LEGO NXT box, you may feel overwhelmed by the number of LEGO pieces provided. Do not worry. It is not necessary for you to use all the pieces to begin working with MSRS and the LEGO NXT. You can simply use the Quick Start instructions to build the Tribot version of the LEGO NXT. You will then attach sensors, such as the sonar, touch, light, and sound.

Run the Installation

When you purchase a LEGO NXT, it should come with an installation CD that contains the software needed to operate your robot. The installation includes the LEGO Mindstorms NXT software version 1.0 and the LEGO Mindstorms NXT driver. You need to install this software on the development machine you use to communicate with ...

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