Introduction

IO expansion board for Edison is a multi-purpose, all-in-one development platform based on Intel Edison and Arduino SoC. IO expansion board for Edison is compatible with Arduino open source platform and Linux, and supports Java and C development environment. It can also be used as a standalone communication platform for software like flash, processing, Max/MSP and VVVV.

Application

Pinout Diagram

IO expansion board for Edison Controller

Tutorial

IO expansion board for Edison Quick Start

The Construction of the Hardware Environment

Part List:

Hardware Connection Diagram

Hardware Connection Diagram

The Construction of the Software Environment

Software Environment
Operating System

Windows 8.1

Compile Environment

A.Edison Arduion IDE

Download Edison Arduion IDE(winwos version)

Extract to your local folder.

NOTE: There is a bug with Edison Arduion IDE, you have to change your PC location to U.S to avoid IDE FC.

Control Panel-->Change data, time or number formats-->Format-->English(United States)
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Open Edison Arduion IDE

B.Install Driver

Download FTDI drivers

Install CDM v2.10.00 WHQL Certified.exe
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Download Intel Edison Drivers
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Install Edison Driver

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Open the Device Manager, and check Device Driver
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C.Quick test with the module

Open Edison Arduino IDE and open a sample code "Blink"
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Select Tools-->Board-->Intel Edison
Select Tools-->Serial Port-->COM xx

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When the uploading has been finished, the LED will be flashing once a second.

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