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Drew Davis

Hello,

I have an RFID reader but each time I turn on the Arduino I have to unplug the RFID RXO Line for a second. Once I put it back into the board the reader will work until I turn off the Arduino. Is this normal and is their any way around it?

Also, i'm using a MEGA 2560 and Pin 0.

Thanks!

Drew Davis

Perhaps I did not explain my problem well. I have posted a link Illustrating how the RFID Reader hooks up to the Arduino. Although I have a mega and i'm not using the LED's the rest is the same. What I have to unplug is pin 0.

http://bildr.org/2011/02/rfid-arduino/


Thanks!

Grumpy_Mike

You are using pin 0 for the RFID, this is the same serial port as the connection to the computer.
When using a Mega you have three other serial ports, you should use one of these, then you can look at debug information as well.

Drew Davis

Thanks I will try that.

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