Questions tagged [esp8266]

An IC that offers Wi-Fi networking compatible with b/g/n standards. It also has integrated TCP/IP protocol stack. Extremely popular along IoT community as a low cost and powerful board.

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How to listen to multiple server ports with ESP8266?

I'm using WeMos D1 R2. I'm trying to listen to both ports 1992 and 1993. This is my current code: #include WiFiServer server_1992(1992); WiFiServer server_1993(1993); void setup() { Serial....
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How can i change by esp8266 baudrate, as I accidentally changed the baudrate to something else(which I dont remember)?

//In order to connect, SoftwareSerial esp8266(2,3); // the TX pin of esp8266 is connected to pin 3 of // arduino uno and RX pin is connected to 2 // we need to pass baud rate to begin ...
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Flash String Helper object as variable

So I have a Bunch of commonly used char arrays to build commands in my library. So to preserve memory, I have them put into flash, via PROGMEM ext, typedef const char PROGMEM ProgChar; ProgChar AT[] =...
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Sending data from Arduino UNO as a SOAP request

I have a servo motor on one end which can be turned ON and OFF with web service sending SOAP request. In the other end I have my Arduino UNO with ESP8266. Currently, I am able to send HIGH or LOW ...
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Non-blocking MQTT library

Are there any MQTT libraries that do not block while connecting? I'm currently using PubSubClient, and the connection part contains this code: https://github.com/knolleary/pubsubclient/blob/master/...
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ESP8266 Websockets problem

I am trying to set up a network of 4 esp8266 programmed via the Arduino IDE. The Network will have 1 server (esp8266 running in AP mode) and 3 clients (esp8266 running in STA mode). I would like to do ...
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Cannot POST to server. HTTP code -1. NodeMCU

I am trying to make a POST request with NodeMCU, but I get a HTTP status code -1. Code: #include <ESP8266HTTPClient.h> #include <ESP8266WiFi.h> #ifndef STASSID #define STASSID "Wifi" #...
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Fail using OTA - Network ports

I was using OTA to upload sketches to ESP ports I have ( around 10 ESPs). For some time now - I'm having some kind of a trouble I would like to share, since I've read some similar topics, but all didn'...
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ESP8266 based wifi IR Universal Remote for A/Cs

I have been working on a prototype for a wifi based universal remote controller and i have been using the IR-Remote library for the same. But i have a couple of questions which google couldn't help ...
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ESP8266 WiFi Module disconnects from WiFi itself

#define id "qwerty" #define password"123456789" int relayPin= 4; void setup() { Serial.begin(115200); Serial.println("AT"); pinMode(13, OUTPUT); pinMode(relayPin, OUTPUT); delay(3000); ...
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ESP8266 can't read parasitic DS18B20 temperature (reset during conversion, 85°C)

tl;dr at the end I was running two DS18B20+PAR temperature sensors without any problems for the last two years on an ESP-01 module running on 3.3V on GPIO 2 using a 4.7K pullup resistor. Now, ...
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Serve currently uploaded code from Arduino

I'm creating a project where multiple ESP8266 12-E's are connected together. I want to use ArduinoOTA with the HTTP option (described here) and I want to have one ESP be able to send its code to ...
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Reading +IPD response from serial.read() using Arduino UNO and ESP8266

I have a python server running on my PC and I am using an Arduino Uno (wifi enabled by a ESP8266 chip) as the client. I can make the the server and client communicate using AT commands as shown below: ...
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Adafruit Huzzah Feather not resetting and serial monitor garbage

Hi there, I have an Adafruit Huzzah Feather project laid out as you can see in the diagram above. Currently I am having trouble getting it to reliably reset and start the sketch. More often than ...
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Wake up ESP8266 with multiple GPIOs

I am building a ESP-07 based IOT device, that detects the status of 4 doors. The device must connect to WiFi and send an http request, when 1 of 4 doors is opened. I want to place a reed switch, for ...
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ESP8266WiFi client.print() strange response

I am using a NodeMCU, so ESP8266. I installed the core via the Boards Manager at the last version. My goal is to control a GoPro camera through WiFi. I am getting mad with these few lines of code: ...
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ESP-01 not running custom firmware

I have two esp-01 micro controllers that I'm trying to flash using the Arduino IDE but found some problems in the process. I followed step 1 of this tutorial to install all the dependencies to the IDE....
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Digital Vibration sensor on NodeMCU ESP8266

First Post. I'm using a NodeMCU esp8266 connected to a digital vibration sensor. My project is to detect when a pager vibrates to then trigger through the maker channel of ifttt an outcome. I'm ...
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Can upload programs to ESP8266 with Arduino Nano but not run them

I am trying to use my Arduino Nano to program my Generic ESP-01 Module. I want to use the module to control an RGB LED Light Strip but am not having much success, only errors.... These are my ...
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How do I interpret the esp8266 “boot mode” message?

Everytime the chips resets, we get the reason and the next boot mode. ets Jan 8 2013,rst cause:XXX, boot mode:(YYY,ZZZ) For XXX we can check the meaning here. For YYY and ZZZ I am not sure but I ...
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Converting between NEC and HEX values from IR receiver

I jacked one of the IR receivers from my LED strip and hooked it up to my ESP8266 NodeMCU (running Arduino code). I found a great library called IRremoteESP8266. With this library, I can basically ...
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Make RFID Tag as a variable

I want to make RFID Tag as a variable, and push it to the web server. But I struggle to do the Serial.read function. Any solutions? Here is my code #include <ESP8266WiFi.h> #include <SPI....
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Can't send AT comands to ESP8266 on any baud rate

I have problem with baud rate. I have changed baud rate of esp from 115200 to 9600 with AT command AT+CIOBAUD. And everything worked fine until I wanted to change it back and executed command AT+...
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ESP8266 sometimes stuck on AT+CIPSEND with “busy s…”

I'm using an ESP8266-01S Wi-Fi module on an Arduino UNO. When I use AT+CIPSEND=4 and then type test it successfully sends that message to my laptop. However, sometimes the module returns a busy s... ...
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Can't Flash ESP8266 latest firmware, says “Fast Flashing error” and "Invalid head of packet(' ')

I can't figure out how to flash the firmware found on http://www.electrodragon.com/w/ESP8266_AT-Command_firmware. I am using ESP8266 Download tool v3.4.4. When I am adding a firmware in download path ...
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Why does my ESP8266 making an HTTP request to an MDNS responder keep getting redirected to my ISP's search engine?

I have two ESP8266's trying to talk to each other, a 'host' and a 'client', if you will. I have the ESP8266mDNS.h responder running on the host at esp8266wifi.local. On sending an http GET request to ...
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Arduino Mega + ESP8266 - Post Data to website issue

I'm trying to post data to my SQL database and it seems that I'm not sending the data correctly. My PHP file is working since I have tried it and it writes to the database. I am getting an esp.find("...
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How to define SoftwareSerial pins on ESP8266

I'am new to arduino yun and ESP. In fact, i have an arduino yun which has a sim808 dfrobot shield on it which uploads GPS data online at a regular time interval. I want to connect the dfrobot sim808 ...
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ESP-12f SoftwareSerial read fails

I am trying to use esp8266 version of SoftwareSerial, espsoftwareserial, on an esp-12f. If I initialize an object using: SoftwareSerial gpsSer(14,12, false, 256); or SoftwareSerial gpsSer(12,14,...
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AT+CIPSEND command closed the connection automatically

I don't know why CIPSEND command closed the connection after sending done without CIPCLOSE command. Is it normal? If I want to keep the connection, what should I do in this case?
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Esp8266 not working

I connected all the pins as in datasheet, except ch_pd. But when I connect ch_pd to 3.3 V , the red light on esp8266 goes dim. I used 3.3 V, 250 mA power supply. What is the reason for this?
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ESP8266 only responds to AT and AT+GMR

I purchased a pack of esp8266 (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00PA3UQNI/) and a usb to serial converter (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01FUA2BBU/) from amazon. I hooked them up and attempted ...
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Help using an Arduino as as an FTDI with a ESP8266 carrier shield to see an AT response

I have a Duinopeak shield that lets you plug on an ESP-01 and provides a 5V-3.3V regulator and level shifting for the Tx and Rx pins. I cannot get it to work with a setup that has worked with every ...
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Designing Class Based Code on ESP32-8266

I have some questions about modular embedded systems codes and its usage. I am building an IoT Systems with esp32 now. To learn professional approaches for embedded systems, I have split codes to ...
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Unable to allocate memory

I'm trying to send a SMS and read data from Firebase with my NodeMCU Amica V2. The code works fine when I either only send a SMS or only read data from Firebase. However, when I combine this two ...
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Static ip for esp8266 based on gateway

I'm new to Arduino programming. I want to make my esp8266 get static IP based on gateway. I mean if gateway is 192.168.0.1 then it should get 192.168.0.15 as static IP. And if gateway is 192.168.1.1 ...
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ESP8266-01 Upload Sketch Problem Arduino UNO

My problem is actually in two stages. I am very new to arduino uno and 8266-01. I have read many documents and watched videos for nearly 2 weeks, but I cannot even run the simplest "blink" ...
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Nextion Display won't show data

I'm prototyping my Weather Station on Wemos D1 mini pro (ESP8266) with BME280 sensor and Nextion Display. The problem is that my display doesn't show data from the sensor and from the internet (...
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Serial Monitor shows a continuous “word salad” without a loop

I have written a little program which should (at the end) host a little website. This is just my setup. But for some reason, it writes "srl?" endlessly onto the serial monitor. I just ...
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wdt reset cause:4, boot mode:(3,6)

I'm working on Python and nodeMCU with websocket connection. So, I send a string from Python to nodeMCU and nodeMCU collects the string and decodes to set values to a stepper motor. Initial code ...
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How to easily invoke Simple REST Service trigerred using Arduino UNO + ESP8266 WIFI Shield programmed with AT command?

My Question is How to easily invoke Simple REST Service trigerred using Arduino UNO + ESP8266 WIFI Shield programmed with AT command? I am new to this Subject and gone through many tutorial over ...
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Wemos D1 mini and JSN-SR04T-2.0: Type of power supply affects the sensor readings

Pretty similar to what is described here I have the strange problem that my sensor readings are affected by the type of power supply I use. Whenever I connect my D1 mini through USB with laptop ...
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How I can send data information without work WiFi to LCD?

Hi everyone I am beginning learn coding and the second language English. I have small project I use Arduino uno , esp8266 , dht11 , lcd I2C and use blynk app in my project I have the code and work ...
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CIPSEND to ESP8266 returning bytes but no content

I am trying to send a GET request from an Arduino Uno connected to an ESP8266 through SoftwareSerial. I can't get it working directly in the code so I've stripped it down to a script that passes ...
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ESP8266 NodeMCU CP2102 ESP-12E I2C with MPU 6050 Error

So the previous two questions could be found here: ESP8266 computtion error and ESP8266 not working with MPU 6050 over wire library and I2C However, it was not resolved, and with updates and debugs,...
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POST request using WiFiEsp.h library

I'm using an arduino uno and ESP8266 (esp01) with the WiFiEsp library to connect to WiFi and POST data, connecting to WiFi works just fine. I need to send a POST request, but I can't get it to work ...
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How can I interface EEPROM in websocket via Arduino?

I am at beginner level and I wanted to implement EEPROM write after receiving data from a websocket. If the websocket doesn't receive any data within 5 seconds then I want to write to EEPROM the value ...
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ESP8266 unresolved mDNS host in .local domain

I am trying to implement a mDNS for esp8266 in Arduino IDE following this guide. https://tttapa.github.io/ESP8266/Chap08%20-%20mDNS.html I cannot get the esp8266.local name to work - when i ping it ...
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ESP8266 Connection with WPA2-PEAP Enterprise Network

I am trying to connect my nodemcu 12E module to WPA2-entrprise network but not able to connect. I had gone through the Espressif Forum and GitHub but still not able to resolve my problem. here is ...
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How to parse data most efficiently coming through mqtt with ESP8266

I am writing a program that is currently set up like so: Python script running on my computer. Raspberry pi is the broker for the mqtt data transmission An ESP8266 is programmed to listen to/...

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