Introduction: Get Started With Blynk

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What is Blynk?

Blynk is a Platform with iOS and Android apps to control Arduino, Raspberry Pi and the likes over the Internet.
It's a digital dashboard where you can build a graphic interface for your project by simply dragging and dropping widgets.

(This is my first instructable)

Step 1: Parts

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- Arduino microcontroller

- LED(s) or relay board (opcional)

- 22 Ohm resistor(s)

- Jumper wires

- Smartphone

- Blynk Android app or IOS app

- Computer

- USB cable

- Latest arduino IDE

- Blynk library

Step 2: Arduino Setup

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Step 3: Phone Setup

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1. Log in with your Blynk account

2. Make a new project

3. Place and configure widgets

Step 4: Computer Setup

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1. Install the Arduino IDE

2. Install the Blynk library

3. Open the Arduino_Serial_USB sample

4. Insert your auth token

5. Set up your board

6. Upload the code

7. Open the blynk-ser.bat: located in C:\Users\Your username\Documents\Arduino\libraries\blynk-library-0.3.0\scripts folder

8. Write in your COM port and hith enter

Step 5: Done

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Comments

Fallenalien22 (author)2016-01-30

This looks awesome! I can't wait to try it. Awesome tutorial.