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I have two EZB v3 connected for my project. When I connect to EZB 1, there is an error message that shows up in the console that states it is NOT an EZB? It reports that EZB 1 reports back with OS v25.5 and auto opens the 'Do you want to watch the getting started tutorial".

I have run the firmware updater multiple times on both boards and reliably get back a message that there is no need to update (It reports firmware v16.6 I think on both)

Attached are a screen capture of the message and my current project file.

I am able to dismiss the message and the connections to both EZB 0 and EZB 1 seem stable and my project seems to otherwise work fine...

I do want to that DJ for so quickly fixing the MP3 trigger bug that I discovered recently. Its really awesome that this product is so dynamically supported!.

Its the ONLY reason someone with minimal software skills like myself could even attempt a project as ambitious as automating a full scale B9 Robot.G-BotGamma.EZB
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thetechguru
Commented October 2014
Take a look at your auto-connect object. Is it also trying to connect to all 5 boards. "ControlCommand("Connection", ConnectAll)"

The error you are getting is because boards 2,3, and 4 are set to the default IP address and port of EZ-B v4s That is also the default IP address of your router, so it is seeing a device (your router), which is not an EZ-B, and telling you it can't connect..

So, board 0 and 1 are connecting OK, and 2-4 are failing which is why after you clear the error everything works.

Alan
gwen4156
Commented October 2014
Cool. Simple fixes are always awesome. Thanks a bunch!
gwen4156
Commented October 2014
What would be the correct syntax to have it only connect to boards 0 and 1?
Rich
Commented October 2014
Check under the Cheat Sheet tab to the right of any script window. You can click on these and it automatically pastes into the script too :)


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The correct syntax would be

Code:

ControlCommand("Connection", Connect0)
ControlCommand("Connection", Connect1)

gwen4156
Commented October 2014
Awesome, was looking in the wrong place . Thanks!

BTW, as I slooowwwwly learn more about EZ Scripting, it reminds me of the ONLY software class I ever took: Introduction Basic - in 1976.... ugh...
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Avatargwen4156
Asked on Monday, October 27, 2014