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Programming

Important: Make sure your VEX IQ firmware is updated before attempting to program.


ROBOTC for VEX Robotics 4.x (Cortex & VEX IQ)

ROBOTC for VEX Robotics 4.x by Robomatter Inc. allows users to program their VEX IQ robots using a brand new graphical drag-and-drop programming interface, or the popular industry standard C-based ROBOTC programming language – all in the same software!

For beginning users, the new ROBOTC Graphical drag-and-drop interface allows users to get up and running quickly by using commands such as “Forward”, “Turn Right”, “Line Track” and “Arcade Control”. Users can develop custom robot configurations and program the easy-to-use Graphical Interface with any robot configuration!

ROBOTC also includes the fully featured text-based C-Programming software. This advanced programming option includes many useful tools that help programmers to get up and running as quickly as possible.

In both Graphical and text-based ROBOTC, users can learn key skills that easily transition to real world programming by learning industry standard C-Programming Language that is used by professional engineers and computer scientists every day.

ROBOTC for VEX Robotics 4.x works with the entire line of VEX Robotics kits, making it a natural pathway to success for VEX students as they grow into more advanced projects - or even careers. ROBOTC 4.X includes over 100 new commands specifically for VEX IQ and over 200 sample programs to learn how to get your robot moving and sensing!

If you have any questions about ROBOTC for VEX Robotics 4.X, check out the new VEX IQ forum area at the ROBOTC.net Forums. Users can also take a look at the new Carnegie Mellon Robotics Academy VEX IQ Programming Curriculum - available online for free at the Robotics Academy’s website.

Robomatter has also partnered with the Carnegie Mellon Robotics Academy to offer a free webinar series based around their new VEX IQ - no programming experience needed! To learn more and how to access the free webinars, visit www.robotc.net/education/webinars/ for more information.

To enjoy a 10-day free trial of ROBOTC 4.0, head to ROBOTC.net to download your free copy today

 

Modkit for VEX

Modkit for VEX is a graphical programming environment developed specifically for VEX IQ. Based on research from the Scratch project at the MIT Media Lab, Modkit for VEX is built around snap-together blocks which make programming truly accessible and fun for all ages and skill levels.

Modkit for VEXDesigned to simplify mechanism control into a format intuitive for students, Modkit for VEX features the ability to virtually configure your robot inside the software. When you specify what sensors are attached and parameters like drive base dimensions or wheel types, Modkit for VEX will create custom blocks for your robot (like "Turn 90° Left") and take care of the complex calculations (like gyro input) behind the scenes.

Modkit for VEX has individual or school versions available for purchase - no internet connection required!

Try out Modkit for VEX free online first at http://www.modkit.com/vex

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Modkit for VEX

Modkit for VEX is a graphical programming environment developed specifically for VEX IQ. Based on research from the Scratch project at the MIT Media Lab, Modkit for VEX is built around snap-together blocks which make programming truly accessible and fun for all ages and skill levels.

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ROBOTC for VEX Robotics 4.x (Cortex & VEX IQ) (3 choices)

ROBOTC for VEX Robotics 4.x by Robomatter Inc. allows users to program their VEX IQ robots using a brand new graphical drag-and-drop programming interface, or the popular industry standard C-based ROBOTC programming language – all in the same software!

  • Graphical Natural Language mode allows beginners to use simplified commands such as “Forward”, “LineTrack”, and “Repeat” loops.
  • Program robots using industry standard C-programming
  • Over 200 Sample Programs with extensive documentation, enabling students to begin programming immediately.
  • Free web-based curriculum available for the VEX Cortex and VEX IQ provided by Carnegie Mellon’s Robotics Academy.

Starting at: $79.00
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easyC V5 for VEX EDR & VEX IQ

EasyC provides a crawl, walk, run software design allowing novice users to produce effective code within a short period of time and contains exposure to pure C code for advanced users wanting more complex programming methods. With an intuitive drag-and-drop interface and robust video tutorials, beginners can produce effective programs quickly while also learning concepts of pure C based coding.

  • Graphical controller configuration screen that maps ports to custom component names
  • Intuitive wizard-like programming interface
  • Easy to define gamepad control for tank and arcade driving styles
  • Function block color scheme matches VEX color palette

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