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Steve G

Country: United Kingdom
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Steve.gibbs5@gmail.com

Achievements

  • 2014-05-09 - Joined Synthiam
  • 2014-06-07 - Created First New Discussion
  • 2014-07-02 - Joined First Discussion
  • 2014-09-23 - Shared First Photo
  • 2014-09-29 - Attempt Helping Forum Member
  • 2014-09-30 - Answered First Forum Question
  • 2014-10-03 - Connected EZ-Builder to EZ-Cloud
  • 2014-10-16 - Shared First Video
  • 2014-11-12 - Created First EZ-Cloud App
  • 2014-11-26 - Posted First Project Showcase
  • 2014-12-06 - Created Custom Avatar
  • 2015-03-04 - Posted First Tutorial
  • 2018-02-21 - Used Cognitive Vision Service
  • 2018-02-21 - Used Cognitive Emotion Service
  • 2018-02-21 - Used Cognitive Face Service
  • 2018-02-21 - Used Bing Speech Recognition
  • 2018-03-05 - Used Cognitive Text Sentiment Service

Latest submissions

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Steve's Grace’S First Robot
Steve's Grace’S First Robot
Hey guys. So while I’ve been playing with my R2-D2 mod, my girlfriends granddaughter, Grace, has shown a big interest in robotics and wants...
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Steve's R2-D2 Hasbro Toy Hack
Steve's R2-D2 Hasbro Toy Hack
So, it’s been a while since I’ve had the screwdrivers and soldering iron out for fun, so figured I’d start a new project and share it with...
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Steve's Eddie. The I-Cybie & Ez-Robot Mongrel Robot Dog
Steve's Eddie. The I-Cybie & Ez-Robot Mongrel Robot Dog
I-Cybie and EZ-B v4 conversion. Day 1. 23/01/2016 Continuing from my other thread asking if anyone has hacked an I-Cybie, this showcase...
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Steve's E4-B4 Build Diary. (R2-D2's Little Brother)
Steve's E4-B4 Build Diary. (R2-D2's Little Brother)
Day 1 (4th August 2015) So after throwing around a few ideas for a new project to sink my teeth in to, I decided to go ahead and do my own...
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Steve's Using Exec() Commands To Help Make A Game
Steve's Using Exec() Commands To Help Make A Game
K-9 asks "Would you like to play a game?" So from the famous(ish) line from the movie "War Games", I have taught K-9 a...
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Steve's "Affirmative. K-9  2.0, Online And Fully Operational." (Well, Almost Fully)
Steve's "Affirmative. K-9 2.0, Online And Fully Operational." (Well, Almost Fully)
Hi everyone. This is the first of two posts talking about the inspiration and features of my home robotics build. In the first post I talk...
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Steve's Introducing Vic The Vac
Steve's Introducing Vic The Vac
Welcome to the project showcase for Victor Vac. Why is he called Victor... Virtually Intelligent CompuTer Operated Robot So everyone,...
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Steve's Robot Idea
A Robot that could help change our world. After my mother had a recent stay in hospital it got me thinking about this very question "How could robots change the world". My idea, a bedside/mobile robotic unit with some important functions to care for a patents needs during their stay in hospital. A "Medibot" if you will. 1. Communication between...
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Ez-Chatbot. (An Idea)
Ez-Chatbot. (An Idea)
@DJ and EZ-Robot team. Hi guys. While I have been setting up audio scripts, soundboards and the Pandorabot control, I had a thought for a...
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Usage Ideas For Cognitive Sentiment Control
Usage Ideas For Cognitive Sentiment Control
Hey guys. So, I've had a quick play with the new Cognitive Sentiment Control today... Found in EZ Builder under... Project, Add, Artificial...
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Using Bing Speech Recognition With Ez Builder Speech Recognition Control
Using Bing Speech Recognition With Ez Builder Speech Recognition Control
I've been having a fun evening trying out the cognitive service plugins this evening for the first time, and I have been trying the Bing...
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Generic Answers To Any Question
Generic Answers To Any Question
Okay, this should be a fun one. So I’m all about AI, Chatbots and the like, but here I’m looking for something that does not use any of the...
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Script Help For Running And Stopped Mobile Image Buttons
Hey guys. I need a little script help with the mobile interface "Image buttons". I have two custom images I have made for one button... put simply, I have a green image for script running, and a red image for script stopped. I have the following script where if I press the image button once, the script runs. Pressing the same button...
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Camera Snapshot On Mobile Interface
Camera Snapshot On Mobile Interface
This is mainly aimed at DJ, unless anyone else can help. So I put this up as a bug report but it maybe an iOS or Android restriction....
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Camera Image On Mobile App Not Displaying Correctly
Camera Image On Mobile App Not Displaying Correctly
Hey guys. I need a little help with the camera display on the mobile app. Have a look at the screen grab below... As you can see,...
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Advice Need For Hasbro R2-D2 Hack
Advice Need For Hasbro R2-D2 Hack
Hey guys. Hope everyone is cool. I’m looking to start a new project and need a quick bit of advice and/or information from anyone who has...
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Speech Recognition Dictionary Error
Speech Recognition Dictionary Error
Hi everybody. It's been a while since I've posted, so before I continue I just want to say a big hello to the regulars on here such as Alan,...
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Using Pir On Digital Port
Using Pir On Digital Port
Hey guys. I need a little help with a small PIR sensor I picked up. Operating voltage is 4.5 v upwards so have it plugged in to D0 as analog...
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Long Life 7.4V Lipo Battery And Charger For Ez-B V4
Long Life 7.4V Lipo Battery And Charger For Ez-B V4
Hi everyone. I need a little advice in regards to LiPo batteries for the EZ-B v4. I have been waiting for my dev kit, balance charger, 7.4...
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Two Questions Regarding Rss Feed Scripts
Two Questions Regarding Rss Feed Scripts
Hi guys. I need a little help with an RSS feed script and hoping someone can point me in the right direction. Question one. Is there a way...
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Functions Using Multiple Ez-B V4's
Functions Using Multiple Ez-B V4's
I want to start a new tutorial, and for this I am hoping for your input as well to make this work. With the ability of connecting more than...
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Sound Sensor Recomendation
Sound Sensor Recomendation
Hey everyone. Can somebody recommend a good quality sound sensor to work with the v4, preferably analog. I had a pair of cheepo's laying...
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Replacement Roli Dc Motors
I just received an email from a friend who believes she has a burnt out Roli motor. The H-bridge and EZ-B pins all check out, and Roli is out of warranty (had and used for almost a year). Can someone give me the specs of the Roli DC motors, and a link or two of where she (or I) could get a replacement, peferably from the UK? Cheers.
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I-Cybie And Possible Ez-B Conversion
I-Cybie And Possible Ez-B Conversion
I've been cleaning out the attic this morning, and found a box of goodies I forgot I had. In this treasure trove, I found an I-Cybie robot...
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Sabertooth 2X25 And Ez-B V4 Simply Serial Connection
Sabertooth 2X25 And Ez-B V4 Simply Serial Connection
I have received my very first Sabertooth 2x25 motor controller today, and looking to hook it up over the weekend. I've spent the afternoon...
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Motor Controller Ramping Script Help
Motor Controller Ramping Script Help
E4-B4 has been a little neglected lately, so or been playing trying to give him more graceful drive movements, so I'm looking for a little...
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Correct Format For Control Command
Correct Format For Control Command
I've stumbled across a strange formatting issue and I'm hoping someone can point me in the right direction. I say strange, as most of the...
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Windows 8 Speech Synthesis And Ez Builder Question
Windows 8 Speech Synthesis And Ez Builder Question
Hey guys. I have asked this question in another thread, but I decided to create a new "assistance required" thread as my issue...
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Display Popup Timeout Not Working
@DJ. When using the display popup plugin, the default timeout works great (as demonstrated at the start of my Showcase video, but when using the control commandant adding the timeout to the end of the command, the timeout I set in the command doesn't seem to work and the display stays on the screen until I hit exit. Have you noticed anything with...
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Ez-Cloud Maximum Project Size
Ez-Cloud Maximum Project Size
Quick question. As the title suggests, what is the maximum project file size that can be saved to the Cloud? I ask, as I tried to save a...
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Auto Position And Ssc-32 Servo Release
I have touch on a similar subject in a previous post about using "Servo Release" using the virtual commands, to which a way of doing this has not been found. So I thought I would try the Auto Position control today, and used the virtual ports and set up some servos connected to an SSC-32U. On the digital ports in the Auto Position...
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Sound Servo Speaker Error
Sound Servo Speaker Error
@DJ. Hey buddy. I've come across a bit of a bug with the new "Sound Servo Speaker" control. Running on EZ Builder version 2015.11.25.00,...
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Sound Servo Control Error
This is mainly aimed at DJ. Nothing major, but thought I should mention it. I've been looking for a way to flash an LED connected to a digital port when a "Soundboard PC" track is played not using the PC's microphone, but to use the PC's sound card much like how the talk servo works using the TTS engine. I haven't found a way yet. Anyway,...
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Happy 4Th Anniversary Ez-Robot
Happy 4Th Anniversary Ez-Robot
On the 21st of November 2015, EZ-Robot celebrated their 4th official anniversary. So from myself, and I'm sure it will be echoed by everyone...
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Camera Detection Script Help
Hey guys. A little help is needed with a script. I am helping a friend out setting up their v4 camera and doing some object recognition. What my friend want's is, if nothing is recognized after 10 seconds, a script or part of a script runs. Here's an example of what is needed... I don't have my laptop with me, and I cannot figure out for the life...
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"Contact Us" Via Live Chat?
"Contact Us" Via Live Chat?
@EZ HQ. Hey guys. I was just browsing through the store checking the price of something, when I came across this curious little fella that...
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Servo Release Not Working Using (D#,0)
@DJ and Jeremie. I've been setting up some servos, and I've noticed that the servo release using (for example), Servo(D5,0), the zero is now being treated as a servo holding position as it was before the introduction of zero being a servo release. I am using the latest EZ Builder version, (2015.09.00), and it was working a few weeks back. I also...
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Set On/Off On Ssc-32
How can I set the virtual ports on the SSC-32 to on or off? Doing Set(V0,On) doesn't do it which I don't get as you can control a servo using Servo(V0,90), or, like servo speed, is this not supported either?
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Trouble Connecting 2 Ezb's
Trouble Connecting 2 Ezb's
I'm trying to connect two v4's in one project, but no dice. I know someone had this trouble before, but can't find the thread. They are both...
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Ssc-32 Speed Control
I'm currently installing and testing my new SSC-32 and testing servos using Servo(V0,xx) script commands which work great, and I'm trying to get a "connection" init script sorted to set virtual servo speeds on start up, but can't figure out how to control speed. A take it that the "ServoSpeed()" commands are not supported for...
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Dimensions For 8X8 Rgb Array
Dimensions For 8X8 Rgb Array
A quick question for DJ or Jeremie. Can I ask what the exact dimensions for the upcoming 8x8 RGB LED arrays are please (actual display and...
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Advice Needed With Powering An Ssc-32
Hey guys. I have some questions in regards to powering an SSC-32 controller and would like some confirmation. I'll be connecting the SSC-32 via UART/serial TX and RX, to RX and TX on an EZ-B using ports D0/D1, but after reading the product discription again, and reading the user guide, I'm just want to confirm how to power the SSC-32 and connected...
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Displaying A Robots Response In A Text Format
Displaying A Robots Response In A Text Format
A bit of an unusual request, but there is reasoning behind what I'm about to ask. So my question is... Is there a way to display a robots...
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16 Channel Servo Driver
16 Channel Servo Driver
I came across this and was wondering, could this be used with an EZ-B? If so, what would be needed to get this working? It states that it's...
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Camera Tracking With Dc Motor
Something sprung to mind which I'm not too sure about, so hoping somebody can help me. Can I use a DC motor (with H-bridge) to move while using camera tracking? I've only ever done this with servos to move a head, and I know you can have a robot move to the tracking direction using "Relitive Tracking" which I believe uses a movement...
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Adafruit 8X8 Rgb Led Array
Adafruit 8X8 Rgb Led Array
Adafruit 8x8 Bicolour (not RGB) LED Array A quick question I hope someone can help me with. I know the Adafruit 8x8 single colour LED...
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Question For Release Dates For New Products
@EZ-Robot HQ. I know you guys have been crazy busy recently, but I was wondering, is there any news on possible release dates or ball park store ETA's on the new v4 camera with wider field lens (not the wireless HD one) and the 8x8 RGB LED array that was mentioned a while back? Thanks.
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Sound Sensor Amplifiers
Sound Sensor Amplifiers
So I've been using these DFRobot sound sensors for a while now and they do a reasonably good, but I'm looking for a way to increase the...
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Wirelessly Charging Our Robots
Wirelessly Charging Our Robots
My sister got a new Samsung Galaxy Edge the other day and today we were talking about the ability to charge the phone wirelessly which she...
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Using Skype With Ez-Builder Request
Using Skype With Ez-Builder Request
Has anyone successfully integrated using Skype with EZ-Builder to create an automated Skype control? If so, how was it done, was it an easy...
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Slight Question With Cereproc Voices
The title SHOULD read "Slight 'issue' with Cereproc voices. I ordered and downloaded a new voice from Cereproc for a new project, but have encountered I slight issue. Whenever it says a sentence, it never finishes the last word of that "senten". Another example, when asking the time, the Ivona and Cepstral voices would say "It...
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Advice For Elseif Script
I need a little help with the following script. Basically what it is supposed to do is to get accelerometer information iPhone Sensor Stream to control a motor controller to go forwards when phone is tilted forwards, stop when tilted back to a resting position, and reverse when the phone is tilted backwards. I have managed to get the motors going...
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Battery Warning With Nimh Battery Packs
Battery Warning With Nimh Battery Packs
I'm curious about NiMH battery warnings from the EZ-B. As I'm using an NiMH battery pack to power a v4, I have the LiPo battery warning...
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Iphone, Sensor Stream And Ez-Builder
@Any iPhone users. I'm curious, have any of you iPhone/iPad users out there used or are using the Sensor stream app with EZ-Builder, and if so how and what are you using it for with your robot projects? I was just wondering as there is not a lot mentioned about it in the forum. Also I don't know if anyone can help, but I tried to use it the other...
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Display Ez-B V4 Info On Lcd Display
Any ideas in how can I display my v4's CPU temp and battery voltage on an LCD05 16x2 display? I looked for possible variables to do something like the following but couldn't find any... Any ideas guys as I'm not sure what to do next to create a variable to be read and displayed on the LCD? Thanks.
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Help With Roborealm "Saying" Detected Objects
Help With Roborealm "Saying" Detected Objects
Hey guys. I need a little help with some script. As the title suggests, I'm trying to get an EZ Builder script to speak an identified object...
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Flex Sensors
Flex Sensors
Has anybody used, or know if these can be used with the EZ-B v4? And if do, how do they connect? These flex/bend sensors would be great if...
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Tutorial On Fixing Voice Synthesis Question With Windows 8.1
Tutorial On Fixing Voice Synthesis Question With Windows 8.1
Tutorial On Fixing Voice Synthesis issue With Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. This is a tutorial to help those of you having issues with speech...
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Using "Client Mode" Without A Fixed Line Router
Using "Client Mode" Without A Fixed Line Router
Hey everyone. What are the options for running an EZ-B in Client Mode without using a fixed line home network router? Example. A robot...
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Help Creating A "Reminder" Script
Help Creating A "Reminder" Script
Hey everyone. I'm looking for a little help or examples to create a "reminders" script via speech to text. What I'm looking to do...
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Closing A Program Using Exec("")
Quick question. As the title suggests, after opening a program or file in Windows 8 using the EXEC() command (e.g, opening a picture), how can you close that program or file using the execute command? Thanks.
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Smart Arrange And Cheat Sheet Help Needed
I have a couple of problems I'm hoping can be solved. 1.) Smart Arrange. I'm having issues with "Smart Arrange". I have it disengaged/unticked and the project is saved in this state in both the Cloud and on my C: drive as I want to place where the controls are myself. When I add a new control, it rearranges everything I have done (except...
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Minimising Controls
So in the ribbon menu of EZ-Builder, under the controls tab there is the "Minimise All" tab which comes in very handy, freeing up screen real estate. Is there a way to do this on individual controls instead of minimising all of them? The problem I have is when I minimise all, and restore what controls I need to be on show permanently, when I come...
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Hd Servo Recommendations
Hd Servo Recommendations
Hey guys. I'm looking for recommendations for a heavy duty servo, the same size and power requirements as the EZ-Robot HD ones, but at least...
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Compatible Joypads With Ez-Builder
Compatible Joypads With Ez-Builder
Hi everyone. I was playing around with a joypad I have (not the one in the picture) with EZ-Builder, and was trying to configure some...
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Help With An "If" Script For Motor Control
Help With An "If" Script For Motor Control
I need a little help with a script. Originally I had a script on the mobile interface where if I pressed a button, the motors would drive...
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Powering Multiple 5V Regulators Off A Single Port
Just a quick question. So the ground and positive pins on a digital port supply voltage/current directly from the battery/power supply connected to the EZ-B. So I'm wondering (to save on number of ports used), how many regulators can I safely run, in paralelle, off one port (single ground and positive pin)? I'm assuming running off three or four...
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Sound Board (Pc) Question
Sound Board (Pc) Question
Just a quick question. How many songs (CD quality, MP3 format) can a PC sound board, or in fact an EZ-Builder project hold? So far I have...
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Help With Lcd Display Scripts
I would be grateful for some help with a couple of scripts. It is for a LCD05 16x2 display connected to i2c and can display text no problem, but I want to be able to display the live time and date but got no idea of how to write the scripts, although I have tried and failed. I did ask something similar in another post regarding voltage, but didn't...
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Why Isn't My Servo Working
Why Isn't My Servo Working
As the title says. It's an EZ robot micro lever servo. When I try to move it with a script or "H" or "V" servo...
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Lcd Display Help
Lcd Display Help
Hey guys. I'm having a little trouble with an LCD display I recently purchased. I have read through some of the posts on the forum to help...
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Sound Recognition
While I have been setting up some new speech recognition commands, it got me thinking. Has anyone successfully integrated sound recognition with EZ-Builder? I found a sound recognition API while doing a Google see how on the subject, and as I don't have much experience with API's (non in fact) I was curious if anyone is using something like this...
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Vertical And Horizontal Servo Control Movement Bug
Vertical And Horizontal Servo Control Movement Bug
After downloading the two recent updates I've come across something which I think may be a bug. When setting up or using a servo in either...
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Ramp Down Speed Script Help For Roomba 530
Hey guys. Can someone assist me with the following script please. What I'm trying to do is to create a ramp down speed script for a Roomba, so that when an ultrasonic ping sensor detects an object, the Roomba slows down before it reaches the object, then turns away. Basicly I am trying to mimic the "Light touch" option the Roomba uses,...
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Adding Variables To Variable Watch
Hey everyone. Quick question as the title suggests. In sure I'm overlooking something simple, but I can't figure it out. How do I add a permanent variable to the Variable watch control? The reason I ask is that I'm using Roborealm for face/object recognition using a $RR_NV_AVR_OBJ_NAME[0] variable, but every time I close the project down and reopen...
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Custom Movement Panel Question
Unless I'm missing it in the Cheat Sheet menu, doesn't a custom movement panel have control commands? I'm trying to map my custom movement controls to a mobile interface so I can use a radar control thinking I could just use a CC, but can't see one. The only option I see for a CMP is "show control".
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Help Using A Ping Sensor And Roomba's Cleaning Mode
Hey guys. I need a little help as the title suggests. I've been trying to have a ultrasonic sensor checking for obstacles while a Roomba is in cleaning mode, the idea being that the body of the robot doesn't hit the top of a chair or table where on its own, a Roomba would go under it as it knows it's own height, but with a robot body on top of it,...
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Auto Portion Servo Release
Auto Portion Servo Release
Hey guys. I'm not sure if this is a bug or if I'm missing something, but in regards to setting servos to "0" to release them, it doesn't...
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Using Different Types Of Battery
Using Different Types Of Battery
While discussing ways to dock and charge a robot in a thread @Doombot created, it got me thinking about different types of battery that can...
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5V Relay Not Responding As It Should
5V Relay Not Responding As It Should
So I've just been trying out a 5v relay (with 5v regulator) on port D0 but it's not working as expected. I first tried...
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Powering Off The Ez-B At Low Battery Warning
I'm looking to implement a way where as the EZ-B moniters the LiPo battery voltage, it will trigger a script to say "Low battery. Robot is powering down" when the low battery warning activates, and proceeds to switch the EZ-B off, possibly triggering a relay so it breaks the connection between the battery and EZ-B, and then I can charge...
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Irobot 530 Quick Advice
Irobot 530 Quick Advice
Hi guys. I am currently looking at a Roomba IRobot 530 on a popular auction site I want to get. I don't wish to appear rude but I need some...
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Mobile Interface Running Background Colour
Mobile Interface Running Background Colour
I've come across a little issue and not sure if it's a bug or not. What it is, is when editing a mobile interface "Add Button" and...
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Running Script Stuck In A Loop
Running Script Stuck In A Loop
Hi. I'm looking for a little help. I have a script I just wrote, but when it executes It doesn't fully run and the audio file the script has...
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Security Robot On Tv
Security Robot On Tv
Just a bit of fun. I just saw something I wanted to share with you guys. I just watched an episode of one of my all time favourite TV shows...
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Running A Led Of Port D6
Running A Led Of Port D6
Hey guys. I have a couple of general questions regards running LED's off a digital port. 1. I hooked up a 3V LED to the signal and ground...
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Featuring Ez-Robot Products On External Sites
Featuring Ez-Robot Products On External Sites
@DJ Sures. Hi DJ. I while ago I started to write an "Instructable" while I was building K-9 and I'm getting round to finishing the write up...
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Shop Re-Opening?
Shop Re-Opening?
I just wanted to ask as I have some cash burning a hole in my pocket, with EZ Robot's name on it. Any news on the shop being on schedule to...
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Where's Roli ?
Where's Roli ?
For all you "Where's Wally" and "Where's Waldo" fans... Where's Roli ? ? ? :D
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Pasting Links Using A Smartphone
Pasting Links Using A Smartphone
@EZ-Robot crew. I wasn't sure whether to post this here or email you as this relates to the website, so I hope I've done it right posting...
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Advice On Using Release() Command
I have a general question regarding the Release() script command. What I would like to do is to add this to some of my scripts after a Sleep() duration command to release some of my servos to save on any unnecessary servo holding strain and also to save on battery power. But I read in a post somewhere recently (can't find the thread I saw it in at...
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Forum Update Alert Delays
I just wanted to ask everyone, have you noticed any delays in receiving emails for forum thread alerts in the past week? Normally I get an email saying "There's been an update to a thread I've subscribed to" in about 10 to15 minutes, but now it seems to take a minimum of an hour, sometimes as much as 6 hours. Only been happening over the past few...
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Speech Settings
Quick question guys. What voice synthesis voices are compatable with the speech settings control, where ALL of the settings within Gender, Age and Emphisis can be utilised? I'm using Windows 7 and the pre installed Anna voice, and Cepstral voice I use for K-9, but doesn't change when these settings are adjusted, (with the exception of Male and...
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Poetry Corner
Poetry Corner
Welcome to poetry corner. I wanted to start this to have a light hearted thread on the forum, and have a bit of fun. The idea is that any of...
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Creating A "Button Release" For Mobile Control
Creating A "Button Release" For Mobile Control
I wrote a post a short while back asking DJ if he would consider adding a "When button is released" script input field to the...
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Temperature And Smoke Detection Senors With Ez-B V4
Temperature And Smoke Detection Senors With Ez-B V4
Hi guys. I need a little advice on some additional sensors I was thinking of adding to my bot, and as I am still waiting for my dev kit and...
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Additional Ez-Builder Requests
Hi. I have a couple of ideas for the EZ-Robot team to consider that I think would be a nice addition to EZ-Builder. 1. When adjusting the volume slider from 100 on an EZ-B soundboard, say to about 60 for example, when a project is saved, closed, and reopened the volume goes back to the default 100. Would it be possable to add the ability to save...
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Using A Wifi Extender
Hi guys. Just a quick question. I currently have my EZ-B v4 connected via client mode and wish to keep it this way. I have just ordered a WiFi extender and have never used one before. So I was wondering, do I need to do anything special with the EZ-B to connect it to my network with the extender? The extender is a Netgear N300 and will connect to...
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Script To Get My Robot To Say His Age
Hi guys. I need a little help with some script. As the title says, I would like to get K-9 to say his age when somebody asks him. For example, User. "how old are you?" K-9. "I am 1 year, 2 months, 5 months and 2 days old." It will obviously need a start date (Date of Birth) then have the script work out the age from that, but so far this weekend I...
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Speaking The Time
@Rich. I was looking through the forum and came across a thread where you mentioned you made a script to speak the current time. I tried it out but I'm having a problem with it. When I start the script, it only says "The time is dollar the time". Is there something that I need to change in the syntax as I know this posted a year ago and something...
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Setting Max Speed For H-Bridge Motors
Hi there. So, I have 2 drive motors running through a L298 H-bridge. I have set these up with a "H-bridge with speed control" movement panel and all is working well, but here's where I need a little guidance. At the moment the motors are controlled via joystick 1. I have the variable speed box checked and the sensitivity set right down to...
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Soundboardez-B Background Hiss
Soundboardez-B Background Hiss
Hi everyone. I have a small issue using the EZ-B soundboard and just wondered if anyone experienced this and possibly has a fix. When I play...
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Pandorabot Control Freezing
Hi guys. I need some advice with the Pandorabots control. My problem is when I try to "talk" to my bot using the text input field (still training speech rec at the moment which is why I'm using the text input), the first one or two inputs are recognised and my bot responds as it should very quickly. But when I try to further speak to my bot some...
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A Short Message For The Ez-Robot Team
A Short Message For The Ez-Robot Team
@DJ @Alan @Jason Z @Aislinn @Cory @Jeremie @Jake @Chrissi @Jason H and everyone else involved with EZ-Robot. I was reading through the forum...
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Robot Losing Power, But Not The Battery
Robot Losing Power, But Not The Battery
Hi all. My K-9 2.0 build is just about complete but I've come up against an unexpected issue. After running a couple of drive and script...
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Help With Modified Servo
Hello. I have 2 motors controlled via a H-bridge so I have a movement panel all set up for this. But, I also have a single modified servo I need to control from time to time. Obviously I cannot use another movement panel as I already have one, so I have a modified servo control. It works but a cannot reduce the speed, even if I change the min and...
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New Script Command Request
New Script Command Request
@DJ and team. I give a small request that I hope you would consider adding to EZ-Script. Would it be possible to add a new script command...
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Rgb Animator Help
Rgb Animator Help
Hi guys. I have a quick question regarding the RGB animator config "Settings" menu. At the moment I have 4 animator actions and would like...
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Limiting Servo Speed After Network Connection
I have an annoying little problem I hope someone can help me with. So, when I power up my EZ-B4 the servos connected to it briefly pulse. Not a problem and expected. All my connected servos have limited speeds and set min/max movement positions. But, after the V4 and my PC connect and I move a servo, any servo, with my controller for the first...
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Ezb4 Speaker With Pandorabots
Ezb4 Speaker With Pandorabots
EDIT. I just want to mention that anyone looking to do something similar to what I have mentioned in this first post, should look at post #7...
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2 Questions Regarding Ez-B V4 Startup
2 Questions Regarding Ez-B V4 Startup
Hi everyone. I have a couple of questions regarding the start up of my EZ-B v4 that I have installed in to my bot today, and hope someone...
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Scripting Joystick Buttons
Scripting Joystick Buttons
Hello there. I need a little help with something, but I'm not sure if it is even possible. Is there a way to use one joystick button to move...
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Playing Sound Effects Using Joystick 2
Playing Sound Effects Using Joystick 2
Hi guys. I have some servos set up with joystick buttons and using control command, I have set up some sound effects from a soundboard to...
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Ez Robot Should Get In On This
Ez Robot Should Get In On This
@DJ & crew. I saw this on TV about a Cafe in South Korea, and thought of you. (From the 2:45 mark is the really interesting bit). You...
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Using Two 2.5 Amp L298 Motor Controllers With One Ez-B.
Using Two 2.5 Amp L298 Motor Controllers With One Ez-B.
Hi everyone. I posted a question in regards to reducing the speed of my two 12v motors on the forum last week and I have been pointed in the...
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Ez-B V4 Won't Connect To Wifi
Ez-B V4 Won't Connect To Wifi
Really hope someone can help. I am trying to connect my EZ-B v4 to my laptop but having no luck so far. In brief, the v4 is found on my...
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Continuous Rotation Servo Speed
Hi everyone. Just a quick question. How do I adjust the speed of the continuous rotation servo speeds? I have followed the video tutorial of DJ's Boxbot, and I have tried to adjust the forward and reverse values but it made no difference. The servos are the one's supplied with the dev kit. Cheers, Steve.
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Not Long Now :-)
Not Long Now :-)
:D :D Best email of the year, so far! :D :D I just wanted to put people's minds at rest who may still be waiting for their EZ goodies to...
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Help With Speech Recognition
Help With Speech Recognition
Hi everyone. I am looking for some much needed help and advice in regards to speech recognition, and I'm hoping you can point me in the...
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Iphone Or Tablet With Ez Builder Speech Synthesis
Iphone Or Tablet With Ez Builder Speech Synthesis
Hi everyone. A bit of background. I am currently waiting for my EZ Robot order to arrive which should hopefully be here in a couple of weeks...
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Reducing Speed For My Robot 12V Motors
Reducing Speed For My Robot 12V Motors
Hi there. My name is Steve and I am new to the forum so I would like to say hi to everyone. I do have a question I hope someone can help me...
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Setting Servo Speeds And Initialization Script Tutorial
Setting Servo Speeds And Initialization Script Tutorial
This tutorial will explain what an initialization script is and how to use them in your EZ-Builder projects. Initialization scripts,...
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Speech Recognition Tutorial
Speech Recognition Tutorial
Speech recognition is becoming a very popular way to control robots. This tutorial will explain the EZ-Builder speech recognition control in...
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Using ADC (Analog To Digital) Ports, Commands And Controls.
Using ADC (Analog To Digital) Ports, Commands And Controls.
This tutorial will cover some basics on using the ADC (Analog to Digital Converter) ports on the EZ-B v4. Included will be some information...
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Tutorial On Fixing Voice Synthesis Problem With Windows 8.1 And 10
Tutorial On Fixing Voice Synthesis Problem With Windows 8.1 And 10
This is a tutorial to help those of you having issues with speech synthesis working within EZ-Builder on a Windows 8.1 computer. Hopefully...
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Amps, Volts, Power Converters And Power Supplies.
Amps, Volts, Power Converters And Power Supplies.
This tutorial will explain what is needed for powering an EZ-B v4, any peripherals connected to it such as servos and sensors, and will talk...
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The EZ-Builder Script Manual.
The EZ-Builder Script Manual.
This is an online version of the EZ-Script manual for easy reference. It is a copy of what can be found under the "EZ-Script Help" tab...
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Soundboard PC & Soundbard EZ-B Tutorial.
Soundboard PC & Soundbard EZ-B Tutorial.
This tutorial will guide you through how to set up and use the "Soundboard" controls to give your robot the ability to have sound effects...
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Explanation And Uses Of Arrays.
Explanation And Uses Of Arrays.
This Tutorial will explain what an "Array" is, and give you some examples of how they are, or can be used within EZ-Builder and your...
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Display Popup Tutorial.
Display Popup Tutorial.
This tutorial will guide you through the setup and various uses for using one of the available plugins that can be found on then EZ-Robot...
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How To Make An EZ-Robot Tutorial
How To Make An EZ-Robot Tutorial
This is a short tutorial to show you how to create a tutorial for the EZ-Robot website, using the "Tutorials" section.
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Tip120 & Tip122 Transistor Switching Circuit
Tip120 & Tip122 Transistor Switching Circuit
This excellent tutorial was created by Rich Pyke, and has been posted on his behalf. This Tutorial will go through the steps for making a...
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Pandorabot Tutorial
Pandorabot Tutorial
This tutorial will cover the different uses with a Pandorabot chatbot and EZ-Builder. Pandorabots is a great option for having dynamic...
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Cepstral Voice Effects
Cepstral Voice Effects
For anyone who uses, or wants to use "Cepstral" voices, you may be aware that they also supply sound effects with the voices they offer....
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Flex Sensor With An ADC Port Tutorial
Flex Sensor With An ADC Port Tutorial
Here is a companion tutorial to go with the ADC tutorial. The ADC ports on the EZ-b v4 can host a number of different kinds of sensors that...
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Using Exec() Commands To Help Make A Game
Using Exec() Commands To Help Make A Game
K-9 asks "Would you like to play a game?" So from the famous(ish) line from the movie "War Games", I have taught K-9 a...
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E4-B4 For Laptop
E4-B4 For Laptop
Project for Acer PC
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E4-B4 Astromech Droid 1
E4-B4 Astromech Droid 1
Full unfinished PC and tablet control for E4-B4 Asromech droid.
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E4-B4 Project 1
E4-B4 Project 1
Unfinished project for Astromech Droid E4-B4. Much more to come in the coming weeks.
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Cloud Save Test
Cloud Save Test
Saving test
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K-9 2.0 With Music Control
K-9 2.0 With Music Control
Unfinished project for K-9 2.0.
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Display Text Test
Display Text Test
EZ-Display test
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K-9 2.0 TABLET Control
K-9 2.0 TABLET Control
Unfinished project for K-9 2.0.
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Doctor Who Quiz
Doctor Who Quiz
First version of the interactive multiple choice quiz run on a computer not connected to a robot. This project uses speech recognition,...
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K-9 Doctor Who Quiz
K-9 Doctor Who Quiz
First version of the interactive multiple choice quiz hosted by K-9 2.0. This project uses speech recognition, speech synthesis, and the...
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Rock Paper Scissors
Rock Paper Scissors
A nice little game of "Rock, Paper, Scissors". This uses command lines, so if you try to use this project, you will have to add your own...
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Victor Project 1
Victor Project 1
This is the start of a Roomba 500 controlled robot with custom movement panel and mobile control. More to follow.
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K-9 Project MK2
K-9 Project MK2
This is an ongoing project for K-9 2.0 which revolves around the pandorabot control and mobile control for use with an iPhone. some of the...
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