Sorry if this is posted in the wrong forum, I picked the one I thought most appropriate. I am stumped by this issue and would just like to understand what is going on. What am I missing?
If I connect the pushbutton using the outer rails of the breadboard and another cable from there to the pushbutton it works.
Yet, when I directly connect the 5V and GND cable to the button, it doesn't. The board keeps disconnecting.
I find this especially strange as when I use the potentiometer it works without having to connect to the outer rails.
Any help would be much appreciated.