Arduino programs can be divided in three main parts: structure, values (variables and constants), and functions.
Pointer Access Operators
Variable Scope & Qualifiers
Bits and Bytes
Looking for something else? See the libraries page for interfacing with particular types of hardware. Try the list of community-contributed code. The Arduino language is based on C/C++. It links against AVR Libc and allows the use of any of its functions; see its user manual for details.
Corrections, suggestions, and new documentation should be posted to the Forum.
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