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LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 Troubleshooting and FAQs

LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 units are able to work with Vernier sensors using our LEGO Sensor Adapter for EV3 and NXT (order code: BTA-NXT, $39) and the EV3 "block," which can be downloaded for free at:

TIL 4380: Can I use Vernier sensors with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3?
TIL 3905: What equipment do I need for the LEGO-EV3 Engineering Projects book?
TIL 2236: Is there a way to connect my CO2 sensor to an NXT Mindstorm?
TIL 2585: Why are certain sensors not able to work with the NXT Adapter?
TIL 3432: Why does my LEGO solar tracker only move in one direction?
TIL 3601: My LEGO EV3 program is not working. How do I start troubleshooting?
TIL 3602: My Vernier sensor does not seem to work with my EV3 LEGO Robot. How do I troubleshoot this?
TIL 3603: What can I do to make my Vernier sensor readings more steady in my EV3 program?
TIL 3604: How do I get the sensor reading from the Vernier EV3 Sensor block connected to the Display block?
TIL 3605: Why don't I see the Vernier Sensor block in my MINDSTORMS EV3 Sensor palette?
TIL 3606: When I use the Vernier EV3 Sensor Block why is there an exclamation point above the port number?
TIL 3607: Why does Port View indicate I have plugged in an NXT Sound Sensor when I have a Vernier sensor connected?
TIL 3608: How can I zero the sensor readings on my EV3?
TIL 3724: Do Vernier sensors work with a Chromebook or iPad using the EV3 Programmer App?
TIL 3339: LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 Troubleshooting and FAQs

LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 Core Set with Charger, order code LEGO-EV3-CORE, $412
NXT Sensor Adapter, order code BTA-NXT, $39
Vernier Engineering Projects with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 (Electronic Version), order code EP-EV3-E, $40

If you have questions regarding the LEGO NXT robotics system with Vernier sensors please refer to:
TIL 4376: Can I use Vernier sensors with LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT?

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