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Maker Startup for the Chosen Ones

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If you are here, you are one of The Chosen Ones who have been picked to test the Unleash your Superpowers Startup Kit. 

Here are the steps for new makers who have just received the Maker Starter Kit.


Print the checklist and check all the kit is there.
Check out this video to get an idea of the kit, and make sure you have all the parts required.


The first thing you should do is ensure that you have signed the Consent Form and the Talent Release Form and returned them. (These are required as part of this research project.)


Next you should connect your RALfieBox to your home network router so that it appears on the RALfie network, so that you can edit it.
There are 2 ways to do this...with a cable or with wifi.

Connecting with the cable

Setting Up video [FixMe Setting up - Print instructions] 

Connecting with wifi

[Fix Me add wifi video and print instructions]

Lego Set Up

Now it's time to configure and start up your LEGO Mindstorms Smart Brick (if you are using Lego to make an experiment).

Register your RALfie Box

Don't forget to think up a cool name for your RALfie Box.

Join RALfie 

This will let you access the quests and the communities.


When we receive your registration, we will add your RALfie Box to the system. this may take a day.
You will get an email with a link to your RALfie Box webpage.

Test your RALfie Box

Now plug it in and turn it on.
Log in using your Gmail account at the RALfie Experiment site
Test your web cam and create a make a sample experiment page just for testing.