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CONTROLLING UARM WITH SERIAL COMMAND THROUGH PYTHON WITH STDIN OVER BLUETOOTH FTDI DEVICE

I bough my uFactory uArm with an additional Bluetooth module.

I have had some problem making it work, so I will note down the procedure here.

The drivers for FTDI are found at FTDI Chip. I am using the x64 (64-bit) for Mac OS X 10.9 and above.

After installing the driver, the Bluetooth port did not come up in Arduino. I only get this error message:

Checking my System Information, I find the following information. (Description in Norwegian)

The available port can also be located with pySerial.

When using Python, I change the serial port to:

And then I follow the same procedure I did with the FTDI through USB cable. This works fine.