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How can I use the EV3 educational firmware instead of the retail version?

Update: LEGO Education software is now available for free. https://education.lego.com/en-us/downloads/mindstorms-ev3 Original answer: You need to purchase the EV3 Education version of the software. ...
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Uses for tracks in 9648

My FIRST LEGO League team likes to use them as clothing accessories, like belts, headbands, sashes, etc. More commonly, though, they are used for conveyor belts (for example, in a great ball ...
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What's partial set 45100 - Education Story Starter worth?

Does anyone have an idea about what it might be worth? And what if it were complete? According to Bricklink, a new, unopened version of this set goes for somewhere between 160€ and 200€, although ...
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LEGO mindstorm - which product to use to make projects mentioned below

A basic EV3 seems to be enough for most of the basic projects, but you might find yourself in need of a handful of extra parts (gears, beams, etc). The basic kit does not include a gyroscope, but you ...
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What's partial set 45100 - Education Story Starter worth?

According to Bricklink, the value of all the pieces of set 45100 is currently $201.85 (March 2020). Subtract the value of one 16 x 16 baseplate and you have an idea of the value of all the individual ...
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Can Lego Education WeDo 2.0 be controlled without using the app?

This is not possible currently using any of the hardware and software provided officially by TLG. However, there are several solutions that might work for you if you have a spare Arduino or Raspberry ...
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Lego Education 9594 instructions for models

The instructions for the "LEGO NXT Green City Challenge Activity 9594" seem to be on CDROM only. Replacement disks are offered on bricklink for Green City Challenge Activity Pack and ...
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Interface A missing PCB

Uli posted a link in a comment to https://lgauge.com/technic/LEGOInterfaceA/9750(1093).htm which has a link to http://isodomos.com/Lego-Sets/1093.html , that link is dead but archive.org has a copy ...
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Is there a way to convert .ev3 files to .uf2 files?

The .UF2 file format appears to be a fairly compact, binary format for reliably transferring data to "microcontrollers" (i.e. small embedded systems such as the EV3 controller), and is the format used ...
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Lego Mindstorms education NXT 9797 software for a MacBook Air

You can download software for programming the LEGO Mindstorms NXT robots on macOS directly from the LEGO Mindstorms website. The software is packaged in an ISO image, and there are instructions for ...
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Where can I download the EV3 education edition software for free?

The software for the LEGO Education version of the EV3 needs a license (either a single license or a site license). AFAIK, all EV3 Education purchases come with a Software License, which also includes ...
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Where can I download the EV3 education edition software for free?

https://education.lego.com/en-us/support You have to be logged in with your credentials, then click the download button.
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Can I change the firmware on a Retail EV3 Intelligent brick to the Educational version?

I'm now using Retail EV3 with Education firmware, and this magically solved all the problems with the Bluetooth connection. Apart from that, I couldn't find any other difference. So for me it works ...
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Should I buy the retail or education version of Mindstroms EV3?

Edu version is better. You can use Home software with it and it has more and better sensors (2 touch instead of 1 and ultrasound instead of infrared). It has better mechanical parts - better tracks ...
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Is it possible to change the language in the EV3 Education software?

I see that you have the Education version of the EV3 software. I would suggest checking with the LEGO Education support. It may be different from the retail version in this regard. For the retail ...
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Mindstorms EV3 education 1.4.2 for Windows crashes when opening second project

If the same project crashes your software on multiple installations, the problem is the project file itself. Sometimes files get corrupted. Unfortunately the only real solution is to recreate your ...
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Uses for tracks in 9648

I think someone years ago use them for a machine gun design that actually worked, they placed shooting pieces upon the track and ran it through a special gear worked mechanism that pushed the triggers ...
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EV3 education brick doesn't work as is should

So it appears there is nothing wrong with the structure of your robot, you just aren't confirming that the robot is turning its wheels the proper distance. I am not sure how to do that with the drag-...
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Where can I download the EV3 education edition software for free?

You can download the Education Edition for the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 here (footer of the page). It is available for free. You only need a valid LEGO ID for a login. If you haven't a LEGO ID you can ...
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Where can I download the EV3 education edition software for free?

If not yet had a license: Try download at this site but it will cost you RM2120 (if you're rich)...: http://lego.sasbadi.com/product-details.php?id=46&type=robotics&iframe=true&width=900&...
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Where can I download the EV3 education edition software for free?

Please try this link and choose the software you want http://www.lego.com/en-us/mindstorms/downloads/software/ddsoftwaredownload/
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