EV3 Small Basic Cheat Sheet

About the EV3 Small Basic Cheat Sheet

EV3 Small Basic is an extenstion to the Microsoft Small Basic development tool. EV3 Basic is the easiest way to move from coding the EV3 with Lego's graphical language to text based coding. This cheat sheet has links to the necessary downloads, along with some code fragments to get you started.

Download and Install

You must download and install Microsoft Small Basic, then the EV3 Extension for Small Basic. Small Basic requires Microsoft .Net 4.5 or higher - the installer will tell you if an upgrade is necessary.

Microsoft Small Basic Official Download Page | Copy on Club Engineer

EV3 Extension for Small Basic Official Download Page | Copy on Club Engineer

Microsoft .Net 4.5 Official Download Page

Getting Started

Click the link below for your first three line program:

Small Basic IDE 

YouTube tutorials are here.

The EV3 Basic Manual is here.

The Small Basic tutorial as pdf is here.

The Small Basic reference is here.

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