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GPIO stands for General Purpose Input Output and can be used to receive and send digital signals to and from simple electronics from the Raspberry Pi.

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How can I use the GPIO pins as digital outputs?

I've read that the Raspberry Pi has a number of input and output pins. How can I switch them? (from Python?) What voltage logic? Do I need pull-up or pull-down resistors? Do I need to switch the pins ...