Driving Byte, the 2023-24 VIQRC Hero Bot

To get started driving with the 2023-24 VIQRC Hero Bot, Byte, you will need to use a provided code for use with the Controller. The default drive program on the IQ Brain is not compatible with Byte.


Downloading the Controlling Byte Project

To use this code on Byte, select your coding method of choice (Blocks, Python, or C++) and download the VEXcode IQ project from the link below.


Note: These links will take you to a Google Drive file. Check that the name of the file in the top left corner matches the project you want to download (.iqblocks, .iqpython, .iqcpp), then select the Download button in the middle of the screen.

Using the Controlling Byte Project


Open VEXcode IQ on your device and connect your IQ Brain.


Open the Coding Byte VEXcode IQ project. For more information on how to open a project from your device, select the articles that match your project. 


Ensure your Controller is paired with the IQ Brain, then download and run the project. For more information on how to download and run a project, select the article that matches your project.

For more information, help, and tips, check out the many resources at VEX Professional Development Plus

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