When I was first learning Harmony, I could not find a book that could quickly teach me how to program PIC32 devices using the Microchip toolset. Similar books are available for almost any programming environment, but not Harmony. Even though Microchip provides wikidot tutorials and thousands of pages of documentation, there is little or no guidance to explain the “how and why” when developing Harmony applications. My expectation is that a newbie, using this book, could become proficient enough in a week to develop his/her own applications.
I have decomposed some of the basic Harmony examples and reconstructed them in an integrated application using the Ethernet Starter Kit II hardware. In this book, there are complete projects that demonstrate the use of timers to control LEDs and switches; the use of the USB Communications Device Class (CDC) library to communicate with a PC; and the use of the TCP/IP stack to develop an http_net web server for an embedded system.
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