16. Case 14: IR Remote Control Car¶
Use an infrared remote control to give orders to the Cutebot.
Click “Advanced” to see more choices in the MakeCode drawer.
We need to add a package for programming, click “Extensions” on the bottom of the drawer and search with “Cutebot“ in the dialogue box to download it.
Note: If you met a tip indicating codebase will be deleted due to incompatibility, you may continue as the tips tell or build a new project.
Show an icon when on start.
Judge the instructions given from the pressed buttons while receiving IR signals,Set the car to move at its full speed while button “up” being pressed on the remote controller; to reverse at its full speed while button “down” being pressed; to turn left at its full speed while button “Left” being pressed; to turn right at its full speed while button “Right” being pressed and to stop immediately while button “OK” being pressed.
Programme to use the IR Remote Control to give orders of moving forward, reversing, turning left/right and stopping to the car.