Step by Step to run the Asset Tracker Demo on nRF9160DK

This blog is to describe how to setup the asset tracker and run the demo on nRF9160 DK board. I would show how to compile image and connect the nRF Cloud for data communication. Prerequisite You have follow all the steps to setup the development environment. If no, you can refer to https://jimmywongiot.com/2019/12/18/step-by-step-on-nordic-connect-sdk-for-development/ https://developer.nordicsemi.com/nRF_Connect_SDK/doc/latest/nrf/getting_started.html nRF9160 … Continue reading Step by Step to run the Asset Tracker Demo on nRF9160DK

AWTK GUI Demo (Smart Watch) on nRF52840

This blog is to show to the AWTK GUI demo on the Nordic nRF52840 DK board. Sample Slide Screen DemoSmart Watch This demo is done with AWTK ZLG (https://github.com/zlgopen/awtk). Simple GUI Demo https://youtu.be/K9zhBcDBX0Q Smart Watch Demo https://youtu.be/zD-7YdxynLo About AWTK GUI, ZLG has created a powerful, reliable, and easy-to-use open source GUI engine, AWTK. AWTK, called … Continue reading AWTK GUI Demo (Smart Watch) on nRF52840

Building app with nRF Connect SDK in Private Repo

In this blog, I would like to describe how to fork the Nordic nRF Connect SDK or Zephyr on your own github and then how to sync with the original stream. I have refer to some webpage post about this such as https://rick.cogley.info/post/update-your-forked-repository-directly-on-github/ Guideline from Zephyr Project https://docs.zephyrproject.org/latest/contribute/index.html#coding-style One general practice we encourage, is to … Continue reading Building app with nRF Connect SDK in Private Repo

Step by Step to Compile Nordic NRF5 HIDs Keyboard / Mouse Example on nRF Connect SDK

This blog is to describe how to compile and run the nRF5 HIDs Keyboard example from nRF Connect SDK. nRF Connect SDK The nRF Connect SDK is where you begin building low power wireless applications with Nordic Semiconductor nRF52, nRF53, and nRF91 Series devices. The nRF Connect SDK is moved to https://github.com/nrfconnect instead of https://github.com/nordicplayground/nrfconnect. … Continue reading Step by Step to Compile Nordic NRF5 HIDs Keyboard / Mouse Example on nRF Connect SDK

Tutorial how to create an application on the nRF9160 DK

This chapter will take you through the steps required for creating an application in NCS for nRF9160. This blog is based on the Nordic Connect SDK v1.2.0 version. It may have need to change on the other versions (later). The propose of this blog is to show the idea how to run such example on NCS. … Continue reading Tutorial how to create an application on the nRF9160 DK

CMake / West for Zephyr / Nordic nRF Connect SDK

In this blog, I would like to describe more details on the cmake and west which are the tools in the Nordic Connect SDK. For example, I would cover : Zephyr's Build System How to configure the cmake file with difference parameterHow to use the West to build / flash the application All the materials … Continue reading CMake / West for Zephyr / Nordic nRF Connect SDK

Secure Partition Manager on nRF9160

This blog is to introduce the secure partition manager on Nordic nRF9160. The Secure Partition Manager sample provides a reference use of the System Protection Unit peripheral. This firmware is required to set up the nRF9160 DK so that it can run user applications in the non-secure domain. Overview The sample uses the SPM to … Continue reading Secure Partition Manager on nRF9160

How to Upgrade the Modem Firmware on the Nordic nRF9160

This blog is to introduce the method how to upgrade the modem firmware on nRF9160 DK board. nRF9160 DK The nRF9160 DK is an affordable, pre-certifed single-board development kit for evaluation and development on the nRF9160 SiP for LTE-M, NB-IoT and GPS. It also includes an nRF52840 board controller that for example can be used to build … Continue reading How to Upgrade the Modem Firmware on the Nordic nRF9160

Step By Step on Nordic Connect SDK for Development

I would like to update the procedures on how to set up the environment for nRF9160 software development particular by using the Nordic Connect SDK. This blog is just to introduce how to compile the existing example inside the Nordic Connect SDK. nRF Connect for Desktop First, it is better to install the nRF Connect … Continue reading Step By Step on Nordic Connect SDK for Development

Quick Overview to run sample example on nRF9160 DK board with nRF Cloud

This blog is to provide the guideline how to set up the nRF9160 DK board and connect to the nRF Cloud. It would cover the following topic. Select the modem firmware and programRegister nRF91 DK to the nRF Cloud Running few examples such as Asset Tracker, COAP Client, AT Client. When you get the nRF9160 … Continue reading Quick Overview to run sample example on nRF9160 DK board with nRF Cloud