Assembling and Connecting your Board

This section of the user guide describes the box contents and physical material requirements for the Arduino* expansion board and Intel® Edison mini breakout board, and how to assemble them. The following table describes the content of the section with the link to each page.

Select the section that corresponds to the kit you have purchased:

Arduino* Expansion Board Kit This page lists the content of the Arduino* expansion board kit, and the additional cables that are required to use the board.
Assembling Arduino* Expansion Board Follow the steps to assemble the Arduino* expansion board.
Mini Breakout Board Kit This page lists the content of the mini breakout board kit, and the additional cables that are required to use the board.
Assembling the Mini Breakout Board Follow the steps to assemble the mini breakout kit.
Board Connectors This page describes the various USB ports on the Arduino* expansion board, and how to use them to flash the OS image, establish serial communications, or attach USB peripherals to your board. It also covers the use of the barrek connector to power your board with an external power supply.
How do you Know when the Board is Ready? This page provides some guidance when you are using your board for the first time.
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