Installing Tools

This section will walk you through installing the tools necessary to use the tutorials on this site. Note that these instructions are for Windows installations only. The first step is to install the Java jdk 11 which can be found here:

https://www.oracle.com/java/technologies/javase-jdk11-downloads.html

Download and install the Windows x64 Installer.

Next, install Visual Studio Code for Java which can be found here:

https://code.visualstudio.com/docs/languages/java

Install the remaining tools by downloading RobotTools2021.zip here and unzip the entire folder onto your desktop.

You should then be able to follow the instruction in the Minibot tutorial to create and run your own robot programs.