In the last section you’ve opened your Argon Kit, remove the packaging, and done the basics for setup. In th
- Make sure your attach the antenna to the bottom left of the Argon board (see picture below)
Make sure your USB cable is connected
Make sure your Argon is now inserted in a breadboard.
If not, go back and revisit the previous guide.
Go ahead and plug the USB cable into a power source (e.g. your laptops USB port).
Your Argon will light up and you will see (hopefully something like this)
The devices’s light will flash Blue. This is called listening mode. This means it doesn’t know how to connect to the Wireless network… yet and is waiting for you to tell it how to connect
It’s not blinking blue…
Hold down the
MODE button (button to the left of the main LED) until it starts blinking blue.
If all looks well, you are good to begin pairing your Argon with your Particle Cloud account. That’s next up.
or if you’re working on the CMU network: