- Download and install the Arduino IDE (At least v1.8). Download it from here. Do not install it from the App Store.
- Start the Arduino IDE
https://www.adafruit.com/package_adafruit_index.jsonas an Additional Board Manager URL in Preferences.
- Also add
https://github.com/jpconstantineau/Community_nRF52_Arduino/releases/latest/download/package_jpconstantineau_boards_index.jsonas an Additional Board Manager URL
- While you're at it, checking the two "verbose" checkboxes in preferences will help you see compilation details and the commands being used from the IDE.
Install required packages from
Tools -> Board: "some boardName" -> Boards manager.
- Adafruit nRF52
- Community add-on to Adafruit nRF52
After this you are ready to build using
build/windows in PowerShell