Connecting a VEX GO Brain to a Chromebook

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

  • Connect the GO Brain to the Battery. 
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  • 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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  • 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 pair.
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  • Once a Brain is chosen, select the ‘Pair’ 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 Chromebook.
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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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