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Programming Resources Feb. 17 2017| 0 KB

Content Type: FIRST Tech Challenge
Tags: Robot Build/Assembly, Robot Kit, Team, Technical
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The FIRST Tech Challenge software requires that the minimal version used to run the program is 1.75. This includes the apps and software development tools.

Programming Resources

Blocks Programming Tool - A user friendly, graphical tool for programming a competition robot. The Blocks Programming tool is the fastest and easiest way to get started with programming. 

App Inventor Download and Resources - Teams can use a special version of the MIT App Inventor to program their competition robot. The App Inventor is also a graphical design tool, and the FIRST Tech Challenge version is designed to run locally on a team's laptop. 

Android Studio Download and Resources - Android Studio is an integrated development tool that lets teams create Java (text-based) programs for their competition robots. Android Studio offers great flexibility when writing a program for a competition robot. 

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