In my series on the PiHut Maker Advent Calendar, I posed a couple of questions:
- how do you move from a wobbly breadboard to something more permanent?
- How do you run code without having the Pico tethered to a laptop running Thonny?
I have, at least, now worked out how you do the latter of these two and I will explain how below.
In order to get a script to run on start-up you need to save a file called “main.py” to your Pico device. To do that I have included steps for this using Thonny. Firstly, make sure … Read the rest