In order to program your mBot with the Open Roberta Lab®, you must first establish a connection between the mBot and the Open Roberta Lab. To do this, simply follow the instructions below:
In order to use the mBot, you have to assemble it first. This sounds more complicated than it is and your mBot comes with detailed instructions. Just follow these instructions and you should have your mBot assembled in no time.
In the next step you need a special program so that an mBot can communicate with the Open Roberta Lab. To install the program, you can follow these instructions.
Now follows the actual connection between the Lab and your mBot. For this you simply follow the instructions below. Each step is illustrated by a screenshot.
Plug the included USB cable first into the mBot and then into your computer. Now it may take a short time until the connector finds your robot, because your operating system may automatically install drivers for the robot first.
Sometimes the Open Roberta Connector program cannot find the mBot when you connect it to the computer. This may have two reasons: