Following on from the keyboard gag being the reason for purchasing my first Leonardo, see My Arduino Babies and something useful to make with a ATtiny, see A tiny one, here is a self contained list of keyboard and mouse prank projects.
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 It is worth noting that I was using a newer version of the Arduino IDE (1.6.11) this time around.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)
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…