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by sparkes
04 Dec 2019, 14:53
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Can I get a value from an external web server
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Re: Can I get a value from an external web server

TD-er wrote:
04 Dec 2019, 14:12
Maybe the related issue on Github will clarify things a bit?
https://github.com/letscontrolit/ESPEasy/issues/2796
Yep thats my request... :lol:
by sparkes
04 Dec 2019, 13:40
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Can I get a value from an external web server
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Re: Can I get a value from an external web server

I'm trying to get an ESP to check an external server for a value but I don't know how (or if) I can receive responses? ...snip... Obviously I don't want to expose the ESP to the internet directly but if the request comes from the ESP then is safer. Hello, If the server is "external" how will this s...
by sparkes
04 Dec 2019, 00:44
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Can I get a value from an external web server
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Re: Can I get a value from an external web server

That would work for a local server but unfortunately the server is a web server and not local so security is an issue and we don't want to be exposing the esp8266 to the internet.
by sparkes
03 Dec 2019, 00:49
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Can I get a value from an external web server
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Re: Can I get a value from an external web server

That's a real shame I had grand plans.

I'll try and add a feature request.
by sparkes
02 Dec 2019, 18:56
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Can I get a value from an external web server
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Can I get a value from an external web server

Hi You group of IOT masters I'm trying to get an ESP to check an external server for a value but I don't know how (or if) I can receive responses? For example an ESP with a button 1. Button gets pressed 2. ESP Sends unique value to web server via SendToHTTP 3. Server processes value in php and respo...
by sparkes
29 Jun 2018, 00:09
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Using a GSM Module / Web App / Custom CSS
Replies: 5
Views: 1622

Re: Using a GSM Module / Web App / Custom CSS

This is fantastic news... very exciting.. opens up a load of possibilities.

Is there a estimated-time-of-arrival?

The sooner the better for me.... he he he

Anything I can do to help?
by sparkes
28 Jun 2018, 10:30
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Using a GSM Module / Web App / Custom CSS
Replies: 5
Views: 1622

Re: Using a GSM Module / Web App / Custom CSS

Thanks for you answer. I understand that is would be quite a lot of work.... I really wish I was skilled enough. I have notice quite a few blog posts asking the same question. There are definite situations where GSM would be a massive bonus. So moving forward - I could get around this by using a sma...
by sparkes
27 Jun 2018, 21:06
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Using a GSM Module / Web App / Custom CSS
Replies: 5
Views: 1622

Using a GSM Module / Web App / Custom CSS

I would really like a plugin for a GSM module like a SIM800L Link this: https://user-images.githubusercontent.com/22837930/41987425-03d54ff6-7a31-11e8-98b4-be8c795ca4f3.png So that ESPEasy was able to send simple 'SendToHTTP' variables via a 'data sim card'. Adding Location data Longitude and Latitu...
by sparkes
25 Feb 2018, 22:03
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: Rules. Pulling my hair out.
Replies: 3
Views: 1147

Re: Rules. Pulling my hair out.

Thank you.. I'll go and have a look at this now.
by sparkes
25 Feb 2018, 21:12
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: Rules. Pulling my hair out.
Replies: 3
Views: 1147

Rules. Pulling my hair out.

Hi I have several ESP EASY's around my house doing various tasks but this one it just taking the piss out of me. I have some rules set up and they all work except 1. 2 buttons with MQTT both ways. My iPhone can turn everything on and off and can see when they've been turned of physically. The proble...
by sparkes
25 Feb 2018, 21:01
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello fellow nerds
Replies: 2
Views: 1024

Hello fellow nerds

Been slowly automating my house over the past year.

....then I found EASY ESP

Now it's taking no time at all.