Set Up to Code Online with Chromebook

1. Install the Coding Plugin

  • Ensure you're using the Google Chrome web browser.

  • Click the "Install the Chrome Extension" button below.

  • A new tab will open. Click the 'Add to Chrome' button. A popup may appear. Click 'Add app'.

  • Close the new tab(s) and return here.

Note: You will not open a Let's Start Coding app on your Chromebook. You will code directly from the website ( The app icon may appear, but clicking it will not open a new program.


2. Upload a test program to your board

Once you’ve added the Chrome extension to your browser, it’s time to plug in your kit and do the first upload.