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E-textile Sewing tips

Need to troubleshoot your sewn circuits? Find some solutions to common issues here. Many of the guides you’ll find online refer the Lilypad E-textiles kit, but the concepts are the same for any sewable microcontroller, like the Circuit Playground Express. Reversed Polarity See Sparkfun’s guide to troubleshooting e-textiles Short Circuits Sew Electric has many helpful e-textile tips on their website and in their book Conductive Materials for sewing

What is MakeCode?

MakeCode is the drag-and-drop programming interface we use for programming the Circuit Playground Express. Find out more about MakeCode with Circuit Playground Express from Adafruit Microsoft MakeCode for Adafruit is a web-based code editor for physical computing. It provides a block editor, similar to Scratch or Code.org, and also a JavaScript editor for more advanced users. Try it now at https://makecode.adafruit.com/ ! Find tutorials on the front page of MakeCode