Connecting a VEX GO Brain to an iPad

It takes just a few steps to connect a GO Brain to your iPad.

  • Connect the GO Brain to the Battery. 

  • Turn on the GO Brain by pressing the button in the center of the Brain.
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  • Launch VEXcode GO.
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  • When launching VEXcode GO, you may receive a prompt asking to verify Bluetooth usage. Select ‘OK.’
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  • Open VEXcode GO and select the Brain icon in the Toolbar.
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  • Select ‘Connect.’
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  • A list of available GO Brains will appear. Select the name of the Brain you want to connect to.
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  • Once a Brain is chosen, select the ‘Connect’ button.
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  • The Brain icon will turn orange and a ‘Connecting to:’ message will appear while the Brain is connecting.
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  • Once the Brain is connected, the icon will turn green. The message in the window will say ‘Connected to:’ and list the name of the GO Brain that is connected to this iPad.
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  • To disconnect from a Brain, select ‘Disconnect.’
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  • If you are experiencing connection issues, select ‘Help Connecting VEX GO.’
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