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Testing the DS1307 real time clock
//Arduino 1.0+ Only
//Arduino 1.0+ Only
#include "Wire.h"
#define DS1307_ADDRESS 0x68
void setup(){
Wire.begin();
Serial.begin(9600);
}
void loop(){
printDate();
delay(1000);
}
byte bcdToDec(byte val) {
// Convert binary coded decimal to normal decimal numbers
return ( (val/16*10) + (val%16) );
}
void printDate(){
// Reset the register pointer
Wire.beginTransmission(DS1307_ADDRESS);
byte zero = 0x00;
Wire.write(zero);
Wire.endTransmission();
Wire.requestFrom(DS1307_ADDRESS, 7);
int second = bcdToDec(Wire.read());
int minute = bcdToDec(Wire.read());
int hour = bcdToDec(Wire.read() & 0b111111); //24 hour time
int weekDay = bcdToDec(Wire.read()); //0-6 -> sunday - Saturday
int monthDay = bcdToDec(Wire.read());
int month = bcdToDec(Wire.read());
int year = bcdToDec(Wire.read());
//print the date EG 3/1/11 23:59:59
Serial.print(month);
Serial.print("/");
Serial.print(monthDay);
Serial.print("/");
Serial.print(year);
Serial.print(" ");
Serial.print(hour);
Serial.print(":");
Serial.print(minute);
Serial.print(":");
Serial.println(second);
}
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