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by Patou
22 Sep 2019, 10:27
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: DS18b20.....again
Replies: 5
Views: 117

Re: DS18b20.....again

The important think is the capacitor value not the technology used
So it should work as it was an electrolytic one
by Patou
22 Sep 2019, 10:23
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: ESPEasy with Sonoff 4Ch Pro and RF
Replies: 4
Views: 597

Re: ESPEasy with Sonoff 4Ch Pro and RF

OK thanks it works
by Patou
21 Sep 2019, 20:52
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: ESPEasy with Sonoff 4Ch Pro and RF
Replies: 4
Views: 597

Re: ESPEasy with Sonoff 4Ch Pro and RF

Hello Bert
How did you disable the Rf 433 mhz system ?
by Patou
19 Sep 2019, 21:25
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: [SOLVED] Sonoff 4ch pro R2 random switching
Replies: 20
Views: 287

Re: Sonoff 4ch pro R2 random switching

Hello I have the same problem ... In my case the outputs are switched off randomly once or twice per evening And not switched ON !!!! When this happens , on the log I see clearly that an order to switch off has been given Those units have also a remote control on 433 Mhz !!! I suspect that there are...
by Patou
18 Sep 2019, 00:30
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: MQTT command to communicate between esp units
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Re: MQTT command to communicate between esp units

Thanks for your answer
I will try this way and look at some other post.
Patou
by Patou
13 Sep 2019, 18:46
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: MQTT command to communicate between esp units
Replies: 2
Views: 355

MQTT command to communicate between esp units

Hello Friends, Up to now I have used UDP to communicate between ESP units. Looking at the forum it seems that using MQTT is a better solution. I have a MQTT broker on NAS and I check it ... it works I found examples to communicate with Domoticz : like : Publish domoticz/in,{"command": "switchlight",...
by Patou
01 Sep 2019, 17:09
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Feedback required: New sets of plugins/controllers
Replies: 12
Views: 1021

Re: Feedback required: New sets of plugins/controllers

Hello, I fully support Budman in his demand. To be flexible we should be able to compile our bin file. So a good tutorial to do it should be great. Most used actually and in project : - Dummy Device ( as long as we cannot use variables ) - I/O on GPIO - I/O over I2C : digital I/O (PCF 8574), analog ...
by Patou
20 Apr 2019, 21:33
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: High Current Relay Suggestion
Replies: 9
Views: 685

Re: High Current Relay Suggestion

Hello, Please use a standard relay compatible with esp 8266 The contact of this relay can switch the coil current from the contactor For contactor see this example coil 120 VAC In 12 A : 2019-04-20_21h31_52.png https://www.aliexpress.com/item/CJX2-12-Air-Condition-General-Purpose-110-120V-Coil-20A-3...
by Patou
19 Apr 2019, 01:44
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: AC DIMMER PWM NODEMCU
Replies: 4
Views: 653

Re: AC DIMMER PWM NODEMCU

Hello,
Have a look at this post https://forum.arduino.cc/index.php?topic=314773.0
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Looks that this circuit can be fet with analog voltage ( pwm + filter can be OK)
Patou
by Patou
19 Apr 2019, 01:24
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Comments on the new UI?
Replies: 17
Views: 1589

Re: Comments on the new UI?

Hello Some remarks about the design of somes pages : - page "unit" : I should prefer to have the info in 2 or even 3 columns so that we can have all info of the unit without scroll the page - page "device" : show the enable button, for the temp sensors show port number, show active controllers for t...
by Patou
15 Apr 2019, 10:28
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: UDP Controller only sending first value
Replies: 12
Views: 892

Re: UDP Controller only sending first value

OK thanks
found my error
I choose generic udp controller instead of p2p udp
Thanks for your help
Patou
by Patou
14 Apr 2019, 20:06
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: UDP Controller only sending first value
Replies: 12
Views: 892

Re: UDP Controller only sending first value

hello
Thanks for your quick reaction
I found only this in the advanced settings
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Is this what you means ?
Patou
by Patou
14 Apr 2019, 19:59
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: UDP Controller only sending first value
Replies: 12
Views: 892

Re: UDP Controller only sending first value

Hello I have same problem and cannot find what i am doing wrong ... Here is config of first esp config of second esp is identical 2019-04-14_18h54_29.png Config of UDP controller same in the 2 Esp : 2019-04-14_19h09_08.png I use dummy device in task 12 2019-04-14_19h11_01.png In the tutorial it is i...
by Patou
12 Apr 2019, 20:42
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: Trying to find a schematic
Replies: 5
Views: 483

Re: Trying to find a schematic

Look at a post of Patou in jan ... feb 2019
Projet is still running but not yet ready
Patou
by Patou
11 Mar 2019, 20:01
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: "Use Save button" in input device ?
Replies: 2
Views: 275

Re: "Use Save button" in input device ?

Thanks for the info
by Patou
11 Mar 2019, 13:17
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: "Use Save button" in input device ?
Replies: 2
Views: 275

"Use Save button" in input device ?

Hello, Can somebody explain what is the action of clicking the "Use Save Button" in the switch device. I discover with 3 Sonoff 4 CH Pro a strange behaviour : - All have the same firmware : ESP_Easy_mega-20181220_normal_ESP8285_1024.bin - All have the same rules - All have the same devices Fisrt is ...
by Patou
06 Mar 2019, 22:29
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Get the timer value
Replies: 32
Views: 1999

Re: Get the timer value

Pleas find enclosed a document explaining the let fucntion Found on several forum discussions Good reading Patou Esp Easy internal variables There are 16 definable internal variables : Let,<value number 1...16>,<float> Example Let,1,10 Let,2,20 Publish,Answer/%v1%+%v2%,(%v1%+%v2%) or Publish,Answer/...
by Patou
18 Feb 2019, 01:25
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Push button Dimmer
Replies: 7
Views: 1233

Re: Push button Dimmer

Hello I found a solution with an external NE 555 to clock a frequency of about 2... 4 Hz. When Bp is pushed at every clock puls a variable is incremented and the result is used in a pwm command. If the internal pwm is used range : 0-1024 and step 32 gives about 10 sec from min to max with a reasonna...
by Patou
17 Feb 2019, 12:26
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: Controlling a remote control
Replies: 1
Views: 441

Re: Controlling a remote control

Hello, In principle this is possible - Check the voltage used in the remote if the voltage is 3.3 V then the levels are compatible so direct connection is possible - Generally the push button are at Vcc when open and goes to GND when pushed with a pullup resistor -Connect the commun of the push butt...
by Patou
15 Feb 2019, 22:06
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Push button Dimmer
Replies: 7
Views: 1233

Re: Push button Dimmer

Hello
Thanks for your reaction
But I do not see how long pulse or double click will increment a variable from 0 to 4000 in let's say 100 increments ( 0,100,200,300, ... 4000) in a controlable time of about 2 to 10 sec
Please explain
Patou
by Patou
15 Feb 2019, 21:16
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Push button Dimmer
Replies: 7
Views: 1233

Re: Push button Dimmer

Hello all, This rules works but the timerset on 1 sec is too slow is there a plan to have an instruction timerset in msec or even in 100 msec ? Or is there an other way to introduce a delay in the rules ? On BP-Up#State=1 do if [BP-Up#State]=1 event,up timerset,1,1 endif endon On Rules#timer=1 do if...
by Patou
13 Feb 2019, 23:00
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Push button Dimmer
Replies: 7
Views: 1233

Re: Push button Dimmer

Hello I have posted this in may last year and get no answer Probably what i want to do is not so easy with rules based on events But maybe somebody reads this again and knows how to do Patou I want to use an espeasy board to replace existing push button dimmer and be able to control also the lights ...
by Patou
13 Feb 2019, 14:34
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Connecting a TM1637 4-Digit Display
Replies: 211
Views: 44309

Re: Connecting a TM1637 4-Digit Display

Hello Already a lot of post for the 7 segment display ... means a lot of people wants to use it !! It looks like the plugin is not yet totally debugged. My situation : Esp 8266 lolin running very good other application firmware : ESP_Easy_mega-20180513_dev_ESP8266_4096.bin ( i tried newer firmware b...
by Patou
09 Feb 2019, 12:18
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: GY-530 VL53L0X Laser Ranging Sensor Time-of-Flight
Replies: 5
Views: 653

Re: GY-530 VL53L0X Laser Ranging Sensor Time-of-Flight

Hello again, I do not find a binary file with this plugin included and I am quiet new in compiling and build up binary files I am currently using : ESP_Easy_mega-20190110_test_core_250_beta_ESP8266_4096.bin 2 Questions : Is there somewhere a tutorial how to compile and add plugin in binary this will...
by Patou
09 Feb 2019, 00:05
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: GY-530 VL53L0X Laser Ranging Sensor Time-of-Flight
Replies: 5
Views: 653

GY-530 VL53L0X Laser Ranging Sensor Time-of-Flight

Hello, There is a new i2c sensor to mesure distances : GY-530 VL53L0X Laser Ranging Sensor Time-of-Flight https://www.aliexpress.com/premium/gy-530-vl53.html?g=y&SearchText=gy+530+vl53&d=y&misspellText=GY-530+VL53&initiative_id=SC_20190208150325&origin=y&isViewCP=y&spellcheckPrompt=1 Specifications:...
by Patou
04 Feb 2019, 12:35
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: ESP8266 Thermostat
Replies: 17
Views: 4864

Re: ESP8266 Thermostat

To enesbcs, Thanks for your explanations. I made a test units and everything works Also different setpoints related to time with Esp rules To Kimot, Thanks also for your informations, as I am only a beginner with Lua script can you send me some of yours so i can adapt them on my situation It will be...
by Patou
02 Feb 2019, 20:42
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: ESP8266 Thermostat
Replies: 17
Views: 4864

Re: ESP8266 Thermostat

Hello enesbcs, Very nice project and clear explanations I will start to build your project for my house Can I ask 2 questions ? : - Can we use as temperature sensing device also a BME 280 ? - Can we integrate in your project a clock task to change the temp setpoint for high to low following day/nigh...
by Patou
02 Feb 2019, 18:25
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: OLEDCMD and OLEDFRAMECMD
Replies: 2
Views: 431

Re: OLEDCMD and OLEDFRAMECMD

Hello
:o I found my error syntax is OLEDFRAMEDCMD and not OLEDFRAMECMD
:D
Patou
by Patou
01 Feb 2019, 13:41
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: OLEDCMD and OLEDFRAMECMD
Replies: 2
Views: 431

OLEDCMD and OLEDFRAMECMD

Hello, With the OLED plugin the OLEDCMD work well. For the OLEDFRAME plugin, I read in some post that the OLEDFRAMECMD has also been implemented and OLEDFRAMECMD, on /,off /,clear should work. It seems that the command is not recognize : message : unknow command on tools/command Using the firmware :...
by Patou
21 May 2018, 11:13
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Push button Dimmer
Replies: 7
Views: 1233

Push button Dimmer

Hello I want to use an espeasy board to replace existing push button dimmer and be able to control also the lights from remote by Domoticz I understood good how to do it from Domoticz (write to a GPIO defined as "PWM"), but I want to have the dimmer also working from one push button locally. This me...
by Patou
21 May 2018, 10:40
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi new interest for Espeasy
Replies: 0
Views: 366

Hi new interest for Espeasy

Hello,
I am from Brussels area and was active in industrial automation. I am now retired and wants to become active in home automation
Good knowlegde about power electronics poor knowlegde in micro systems like arduino but wants to learn out
Hope to contribute in this forum as good as I can
Patou