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Big Oil

Nov 03, 2011, 10:16 pm Last Edit: Nov 04, 2011, 05:35 am by Big Oil Reason: 1
ATtiny85 is not an option under Tools-->Board   yet the directions I'm following insists it should be there:

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Select "ATtiny45 (w/ Arduino as ISP)" or "ATtiny85 (w/ Arduino as ISP)" from the Tools > Board menu (leave the serial port set to that of your Arduino board).


I'm using the 0022 IDE.  

Have I put the ATtiny library in the wrong location?

KirAsh4

No way to know.  If you downloaded the files from http://code.google.com/p/arduino-tiny/ , the folders go under 'hardware' in your arduino-0022 folder.  Some of them also have a 'tools' folder, pay attention to that as well.

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Big Oil

I figured it out after watching this guy do it:
http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2011/10/how-to-shrinkify-your-arduino-projects.html

After you download the library, titled attiny45_85, then you have to open it up and inside is another folder titled... attiny45_85.  You have to use the folder inside as the library, not the original one.

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