“FIRST has made the new two-program templates mandatory for all teams competing in the 2009 FIRST Tech Challenge. Teams must convert their existing programs to the new template before arriving to the competition.“
Templates for all three programming languages are available at the website. Just click on your team’s software choice and follow instructions.
FIRST has also made the FTC Field Management System available for testing. Now you can ensure that your code works before you get to the field by downloading the FTC FMS.
Scroll down to the bottom of the page and on the right hand side, you’ll see our “General Robotics Links of Interest”. There, you’ll find five NEW links to information about our three software choices :
- Labview Tutorial from National Instruments
- Lab View Wiki Tutorial
- NXT G Tutorial
- Tutorials for NXT G (& Robolab)