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Project Help and Ideas » Remote Control for LED Array Messages

September 01, 2010
by lavared
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I have developed the LED Array kit with scrolling display. Now i'm looking to expand it so that it has some pre-programmed messages which I can display using a remote control. Could somebody suggest how I install and control this remote control unit so that I'll be able to choose the message to be displayed by the remote control?


September 01, 2010
by Ralphxyz
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Are you thinking of using a Infra Red remote?

Do you want to just send on off or send a code to perform some action?

Have you searched the Nerdkit forum for "remote" there are a lot discussions about using a remote.


September 02, 2010
by lavared
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Yes i'm thinking of IR remote. I basically want to store a set of messages on the chip and using the remote, I want to select any particular message (among the stored ones) to be displayed at a given time.

Yeah will search the forums...Thanks


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