How to Compile/Download/Run a Project in VEXcode V5 Text
Step 1: Compile the Program
Click on the Build icon.
Step 2: Select the Program Slot
Select the slot that the program will be downloaded to on the V5 Robot Brain by clicking on the boxed 1 icon to open up all available programming slots and select the desired slot.
Step 3: Connect to the V5 Robot Brain
- Connect the V5 Robot Brain to the computer using a micro USB cable.
- Power on the V5 Robot Brain.
Step 4: Download the Program
- Click on the Download icon next to the Device Info icon to download the program to the V5 Robot Brain.
Step 5: Run the Program
- Click the Run icon to start the program that was downloaded to the V5 Robot Brain.
NOTE: It is advised to run the program from the V5 Robot Brain while unplugged from the computer if the robot is supposed to drive.
Step 6: Stop the Program
Press the Stop icon to stop the program from running while the V5 Robot Brain is still plugged into the computer.