To use the Atlas class, you need to import it from into your program. Then, it needs to be initialized and set to a variable. Put the following code at the top of your main program file to do this.

from atlas import Atlas

device = Atlas()

Now, you can use the device variable to access the various components on the Atlas device. For example, you can turn the red LED on with the following code.


The rest of this book goes over using all of the different components on the Atlas device. You can find information about the specific components in the sections listed below.