usb port broke off (damn kids)

The EtherTen combines an Uno-equivalent Arduino-compatible board and Wiznet-based Ethernet support, along with a microSD card slot and Power-over-Ethernet support. [Product page]
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usb port broke off (damn kids)

Post by jsgarage » Thu Jun 11, 2015 8:48 pm

Hey Hey,
my trusty etherten has the usb connector snapped off, is there any other pins that I can program the board from, or am I up for a new one?
(I dont have the skill to resolder pins so small)

the sketch it currently has has errors(doesn't perform correctly) so as it sits, its no good to me :(

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Jason

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Re: usb port broke off (damn kids)

Post by andrew » Thu Jun 11, 2015 10:19 pm

There are two options, either use a USBasp to upload sketches to the board (it connects via the ICSP pins):
http://www.freetronics.com.au/collectio ... vr-arduino

Or if you have another Arduino or compatible board at hand you can use it as a programmer, for example:
http://www.freetronics.com.au/pages/usi ... rogrammers

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