STEP 1 — Install and set up the Arduino software —
For my Mac, the Chinese Arduinos needed additional driver to see the board.
This worked for me to be able to see the Arduino:
But, if you might need a driver for Linux or Windows:
You also need the latest Java Virtual Machine if not installed:
STEP 2 — Attach the Arduino UNO
STEP 3 — Run the Arduino software
STEP 4 — Open and the Arduino the blink sketch example —
Open: File > Examples > 01.Basics > Blink
STEP 5 — Download the Blink sketch to the Arduino
STEP 6 — Send a video to me that it worked!
Then learn some mad skills.