Monthly Archives: August 2011

MSP430 io programming

In my previous post we saw how a led and a switch can be used.There is another way to use the individual bits of the pin.These are defined in the header file of the device.Suppose we’ve to check if a … Continue reading

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MSP430 LED’s & Switches

Now that we have the board and software ready lets blink a few led’s and switches present on the Launch Pad.The Launch pad comes with 2 LED’s , green connected to the pin P1.0 red connected to the pin P1.6. … Continue reading

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MSP430 getting started

With the brief intro on msp let us start programming the controller. We ‘ll need IDE to write and compile the code and a programmer to transfer the code, and the controller.I’ll be using MSP430G2231 (Launch Pad) which has a … Continue reading

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MSP430 introduction

MSP430 is a family of 16 bit ultra-low power microcontroller by Texas Instruments launched during the late 90’s.TI has since launched many series like 1xxx,2xxx,etc. the recent ones being 5x’s and 6x’s.The key features of these controllers are : >> … Continue reading

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