How to program the flash of MtConnect04S

MtConnect04S support Nordic nRFgo Studio. You can program MtConnect04S quickly by nRFgo. We will use a blinking LED application to show to how to program MtConnect04S.

This tutorial is applicable with
✅MtConnect03
✅MtConnect04
✅MtConnect04S

Step 1. MtConnect04S connect PC with J-Link

You need a adaptor, J-Link to connect MtConnect04S and PC. Follow J-Link debugger to setup.

Step 2. download nRFgo

Choose one for your Windows version and install Nordic nRFgo Studio.
Download 32bit: nRFgo Studio-Win32
Download 64bit: nRFgo Studio-Win64

Then open nRFgo
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Step 3. Write S110 SoftDevice

There are 2 different segments of firmware in memory. They are called SoftDevice and Application. Application is the part of main logic and which we can customize later.

SoftDevice a technology of Nordic. It is a precompiled binary of BLE functions. You can follow Nordic introduction to know more. It saved in a different segment of memory with application. So it only have to be programmed once.

  1. Click nRF5x or Segger J-Link, which is showed up when PC connect with the J-Link.
  2. Click Program SoftDevice page.
  3. Download S110 SoftDevice (Link), and extract. There is a .hex file in the directory, s110_nrf51822_7.3.0_softdevice.hex. Click Browse… and select it.
  4. Click Program, then nRFgo write the hex file on MtConnect04S.
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Step 3. Program Application

hex_burninIt is similar with SoftDevice. Browse the firmware file, here is an example of blinky application.

⇣ Download ⇣

Then click Program. It take less than a minutes and the bottom dialog show the progress. Finally, in this case, you will see MtConnect04S begin blinking

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Now you already know how to program MtConnect04S. Well done!

Know more about how to customize application