Thank you for the reply, this is the code I am trying to get to work. I am also using the board that is version 1.5
Switch statement with serial input
Demonstrates the use of a switch statement. The switch
statement allows you to choose from among a set of discrete values
of a variable. It's like a series of if statements.
To see this sketch in action, open the Serial monitor and send any character.
The characters a, b, c, d, and e, will turn on LEDs. Any other character will turn
the LEDs off.
* 5 LEDs attached to digital pins 2 throu