The Arduino Integrated Development Environment - or Arduino Software (IDE) - contains a text editor for writing code, a message area, a text console, a toolbar with buttons for common functions and a series of menus. It connects to the Arduino and hardware to upload programs and communicate with them.
|Verify||Verify Checks your code for errors compiling it.|
|Upload||Compiles your code and uploads it to the configured board.|
|New||Creates a new sketch.|
|Open||Presents a menu of all the sketches in your sketchbook.|
|Save||Saves your sketch.|