Can't send data to MaxM

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My MaxM is not receiving data from Arduino AT Mega.

Connections are exactly like this: http://www.flickr.com/photos/todbot/3...

Arduino connects with BlinkM Sequencer with no problems but it seems changing color and or uploading new sequences doesn't change nothing on my MaxM, each time I power on MaxM it runs the default color sequence.

Is there any test I can perform to check comunication?

Monitoring Serial port on Arduino (instead of connecting sequencer) gives me this message : "BlinkMCommander ready"

I'm using:

MaxM
Arduino Me ga (AT Mega1280)
OSX Snow Leopard
BlinkM Sequencer2 1.0 (tried with the old version also)
Arduino Alpha 0022
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Hi,
If using an Arduino MEGA, then the I2C pins (SDA & SCL, aka "d" & "c" on BlinkM) on located in a different location.

See this topic on how to hook up a BlinkM device to a MEGA:
http://getsatisfaction.com/thingm/topics/connection_to_arduino_mega
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tnx!
all is working perfect!