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Scratch : Software Installation (OSX)

Overview
You must install the software before plugging the USB dongle into the USB port of your computer.

To use the Scratch offline, you must install the Scratch Offline Editor separately. If you use the Scratch online only, you do not need to install the Scratch Offline Editor.
Installing the Scratch Offline Editor
  1. Enter the address below into the address bar of your web browser. (Scratch download page)
    https://scratch.mit.edu/download
  2. Download the Adobe AIR and Scratch Offline Editor for the OS of your PC and install them in order.
Installing Robot Coding Software
  1. Enter the address below into the address bar of your web browser.
    http://hamster.school
  2. Select the Download menu and download the installation file for the OS of your PC.
  3. Without plugging the USB dongle into the USB port of the PC, double-click the downloaded DMG file to open the disk image file.
  4. Double-click the Silicon Labs VCP Driver.pkg file to install the device driver first. If you have already installed the device driver, you do not need to reinstall it.
  5. Click the RobotCoding-osx64-v1.6.4.pkg file with two fingers to open the pop-up menu, then select Open With > Installer menu.
  6. Click the Open button.

Contents
Hardware
  1. Hamster robot
  2. USB dongle
Preparation for Class
  1. Software installation   Windows · OSX · Linux
  2. Robot to PC connection
  3. Software execution   Windows · OSX · Linux
Basic
  1. Standing and singing
  2. My precious ass
  3. Moving an object with the accelerometer
Advanced
  1. Moving an object with the accelerometer
  2. Line follower with one sensor
Previous Lectures
  1. Ordering in sequence
  2. Repeat
  3. Debugging
  4. Repeat until hand found
  5. Move a robot
  6. Use sensors
  7. Use the default board
  8. Braitenberg's robot
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