The case of the broken Pro Micro (reprise)

Revisited – one year later

Looking at this issue again, The case of the broken Pro Micro, one year later, when I connect the Pro Micro to a USB port on the PC, it is just not recognised. It is worth noting that I was using a newer version of the Arduino IDE (1.6.11) this time around. Last year I was using version 1.6.5. Continue reading The case of the broken Pro Micro (reprise)

The case of the broken Pro Micro

Preamble

I was watching youtube tutorials, and saw this video.
Arduino Tutorial #14: Leonardo as Mouse

This immediately appealed to my mischievous side, and I ordered a 3.3 V Pro Micro.

However, I digress… That part of the story, the prologue, if you will, is covered more fully in USB Shenanigans. However, this blog, The case of the broken Pro Micro, will deal will repairing an apparently bricked Pro Micro, which resulted due to the shenanigans…

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