Week 9: Segment 1: Controlling an Arduino with an Infrared remote control
This segment focuses on understanding and using infrared (IR) remote controls with the Arduino:
Materials for this segment:
Main Arduino sketch used in the tutorial:
IRremote.h library (put in your library folder). This file was downloaded on 2/9/2014. Potentially newer versions can be downloaded here.
Demo Arduino sketch featured in the video that uses the IRremote.h library (note that the LCD printout is specific to using the in-vidoe featured remote control - use the serial monitor to view what your particular remote puts out):