ESP8266: A Beginner's Guide with Arduino IDE Set-up
Posted: Fri Aug 07, 2020 3:51 pm
What is the difference bewteen the ESP8266 chip, module and board? How do I setup Arduino IDE to work with ESP8266? How do I program ESP12?
Watch this video for the answers!
Re: ESP8266: A Beginner's Guide with Arduino IDE Set-up
Posted: Sat Sep 04, 2021 6:43 am
To install the ESP8266 board in your Arduino IDE, follow these instructions: In your Arduino IDE go to File> Preferences Enter arduino.esp8266.com/stable/package_esp8266com_index.json in the field " Additional urls of the board "a manager" than then click the "ok" button: open the board manager go to tools> dashboard> dashboard manager ... locate ESP8266 and click the install button for the "ESP8266 by ESP8266 Community":That's it, it should install in a few seconds. if you already have the ESP32 boards URL, you can separate the URLs with a comma as follows: