Preparing slides about microcontrollers in making. Is there anything that would have made it easier for you to get started? Is there anything nobody told you, but it was super important?

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@bleeptrack Also good to know: ESD can cause really strange problems in some µCs (I noticed this with STM32F103), like single pins that always read HIGH, but still work fine as an output, or something like that. In the past, I always assumed that ESD damaged devices would be easy to spot because they would be "dead". I think I never had issues like that with ATMEGAs (pure speculation), so it might depend a lot on the manufacturer or model.

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