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 +====== **Getting Started** ======
 +\\  This section should help you get started as quickly as possible. First take a look at the system overview. Then check that you have the required hardware and software. Next, run through the tutorial on programming your WISP. Finally, there'​s a quick tutorial on using the reader.\\ \\  Questions? - [[http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​view/​yeagerd|{{http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​pic/​yeagerd-lg.jpg?​16x16|yeagerd}}]] [[http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​view/​yeagerd|yeagerd]],​ - [[http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​view/​pollyp|{{http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​pic/​pollyp-lg.jpg?​16x16|pollyp}}]] [[http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​view/​pollyp|pollyp]],​ - [[http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​view/​ripras|{{http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​pic/​ripras-lg.jpg?​16x16|ripras}}]] [[http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​view/​ripras|ripras]],​ - [[http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​view/​alanson|{{http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​pic/​alanson-lg.jpg?​16x16|alanson}}]] [[http://​www.wikispaces.com/​user/​view/​alanson|alanson]] maintain this page.\\ \\ 
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 +==== System Overview ====
 +
 + 
 +  * What the setup looks like (HW/FW/SW)
 + 
 +  * diagrams!
 + 
 +  * photos!
 +\\ 
 +==== Required Hardware and How to Obtain It ====
 +
 + 
 +  * WISP 4.1DL Hardware: Apply to [[http://​www.seattle.intel-research.net/​wisp/​trifold-wisp.pdf|WISP Challenge]]
 +{{::​wisp_4.1dl_photo_front.jpg?​nolink&​640}}\\ ​
 +
 + 
 +  * Texas Instruments USB FET vs. USB Key
 + 
 +  * [[http://​focus.ti.com/​docs/​toolsw/​folders/​print/​msp-fet430uif.html|USB FET Debugger]] (programmable voltage, $99, requres JTAG adapter board)
 +   
 +  * Note 50% off for universities:​ http://​focus.ti.com/​mcu/​docs/​mcugeneralcontent.tsp?​sectionId=99&​tabId=1518#​discount
 +{{::​usb_fet_programmer_top.jpg?​nolink&​244}}\\ ​
 +
 +   
 +  * [[http://​focus.ti.com/​docs/​toolsw/​folders/​print/​ez430-f2013.html|USB Key Debugger]] (fixed 3.3V, $20, direct connect to WISP)
 +{{::​usb_key_programmer.jpg?​nolink&​259}}\\ ​
 +
 + 
 +  * For FET Debugger: WISP programming adapter (comes with WISP)
 +{{::​wisp_4.1dl_programmer.jpg?​nolink&​216}}\\ \\ 
 +
 + 
 +  * RFID Reader, Antenna
 +{{::​impinj_reader.jpg?​nolink&​320}}\\ \\ 
 +==== Required Software and How to Obtain It ====
 +
 + 
 +  * A Git client. You'll need this to get the WISP firmware and reader application software.
 +   
 +  * Git instructions are listed on the [[getting_firmware_and_software|Getting Firmware Instructions Page]]
 + 
 +  * Current WISP firmware. The current WISP firmware status is on the [[wispfirmware|WISP firmware]] page.
 + 
 +  * A compiler/​debugger to compile and install firmware on the WISP. **We use IAR.**
 +   
 +  * IAR Embedded Workbench
 +     
 +  * A free '​kickstart'​ edition (4KB max) is available from TI at http://​focus.ti.com/​docs/​toolsw/​folders/​print/​iar-kickstart.html.
 +     
 +  * The full version is 80% off: http://​focus.ti.com/​mcu/​docs/​mcugeneralcontent.tsp?​sectionId=99&​tabId=1518#​discount
 +   
 +  * TI Code Composer (Eclipse-based)
 +     
 +  * A free edition (16KB maximum) is available at http://​focus.ti.com/​docs/​toolsw/​folders/​print/​msp-cce430.html
 +     
 +  * We are having some issues with the project options - they need to be specified as a command line directive
 +   
 +  * GCC Compiler
 +     
 +  * This should work (used for TinyOS MSP430), but we don't know much about this route.
 + 
 +  * WISP C# GUI App. Go to the [[reader_application|Reader Application]] page and follow the directions to get the latest version.
 + 
 +  * GUI App Microsoft Dependency Options:
 +   
 +  * Option A: Download Runtime Libraries
 +     
 +  * [[http://​www.microsoft.com/​downloads/​details.aspx?​FamilyID=0856EACB-4362-4B0D-8EDD-AAB15C5E04F5&​displaylang=en|.NET 2.0 Libraries]]
 +   
 +  * Get Visual Studio 2005
 +     
 +  * Express Edition could be free, however this route is untested. http://​www.microsoft.com/​express/​2005/​
 +       
 +  * I can confirm the GUI app works with MS Visual C# 2005 Express - jvoris
 +     
 +  * Visual Studio is free for Universities:​ http://​msdn.microsoft.com/​en-us/​academic/​default.aspx
 +     
 +  * Buy 2008 (~$250) [[http://​www.amazon.com/​Microsoft-Visual-Studio-2008-Standard/​dp/​B000WM1Z46/​ref=pd_bbs_sr_2?​ie=UTF8&​s=software&​qid=1232850869&​sr=8-2|Amazon]]
 + 
 +  * LLRP DLL
 +   
 +  * Should be embedded in the GUI App project
 +   
 +  * Latest version available here: http://​www.llrp.org/​tools.html
 +\\ 
 +==== Suggested Tools For Developers ====
 +
 + 
 +  * WISP Monitor (pending release)
 + 
 +  * Power Supply, Oscilloscope,​ Signal Generator
 +{{::​power_supply.jpg?​nolink&​180}}{{::​oscilloscope.jpg?​nolink&​240}}{{::​signal_generator.jpg?​nolink&​240}}\\ ​
 +
 + 
 +  * Soldering Tools
 +   
 +  * ITW Chemtronics / Circuitworks Flux Dispensing Pen CW8400, Digikey [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=CW8400-ND|CW8400]]
 +   
 +  * ITW Chemtronics Chem-Wik Solder Braid Size 0.030, Digikey [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=CW2-5-ND|CW2-5-ND]] [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=CW2-25-ND|CW2-25-ND]] [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=2-100L-ND|2-100L-ND]] (different lengths)
 + 
 +  * Tweezers
 +   
 +  * Wiha Fine Point Tweezers, Digikey [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=431-1022-ND|431-1022]]
 + 
 +  * Wire Strippers
 +   
 +  * Paladin Datashark Wire Stripper/​Cutter 30-20AWG, Digikey [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=PA70057-ND|PAL70057]]
 +   
 +  * They have a nicer model for $15 - as anyone tried them? Digikey [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=PA1118-ND|PAL1118-ND]]
 + 
 +  * Cutters
 +   
 +  * Cooper Industries/​Xcelite 170M, Digikey [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=170M-ND|170M-ND]]
 + 
 +  * 28 Gauge Wire
 +   
 +  * OK Industries R28* Wire Wrap, Digikey [[http://​search.digikey.com/​scripts/​DkSearch/​dksus.dll?​Detail&​name=K326-ND|K326]],​ K390, K391, K392, K393
 +\\ {{::​soldering_tools.jpg?​nolink&​320}}\\ \\ \\ 
 +==== Once you have everything ready, there'​s two tutorials below to get things running: ====
 +\\ [[installingfirmware|Programming WISP Tutorial]]\\ ​
 +====   ====
 +\\ [[usingguiapp|Running the Reader Tutorial]]
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