How to Assign a Web Address to your ESP8266 using Multicast DNS

Typically we use the ESP8266’s IP address to access the server, however, it’s easier to remember a name than a set of numbers. When we connect our Esp8266 to our local Wi-Fi network, it gets an IP address assigned by our wireless router. Then when we set up a web server running on the Esp8266, we use that IP address to access different routes that call

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Deep Sleep Mode with ESP-12E for Power Saving

ESP8266, as we know, is power hungry. If you use an ESP-12E board that is powered by a battery or a power bank, after running it for a while, you realize the battery doesn’t last long. With most of the ESP8266 modules, you can’t change the hardware to save power, but you can write software to do it. If you

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How to Set up a Local Web Server on ESP8266

Setting up a web server on ESP8266 requires very little code and is surprisingly straightforward. A Web server uses HTTP to serve the files that form Web pages to users, in response to their requests, which are forwarded by their computers’ HTTP clients. The versatile ESP8266WiFi library allows you set up your webserver in minutes! Setting up ESP8266 Web Server

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