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LED strip bricklet over WiFi.

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Hi,

 

I receive only of timeouts in the BrickViewer when running the LED strip bricklet over a WiFi connection. No way I can controle the LED strip. (Step Down Power + Master Brick + WiFi extension + LED strip Bricklet)

 

When I run the setup via the USB connection (using localhost connection from the BrickViewer) on the MasterBrick it works fine. Meaning I can controle the LED strip.

 

So is it correct that I will need to run the LED strip bricklet setup over a direct USB connection (for example using a RaspberryPI) and it will not work over a WiFi connection?

 

And why will it not work over WiFi? Response is very slow, possible because the LED strip bricklet requires to much bandwidth?

 

Rg.

Allan

 

 

 

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I suspect that the Brick Viewer sensd a bit too much data to be transferred over WIFI. Have you tried it with your own program?

 

At what rate does it work and and what rate doesn't it work?

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No, not yet. But will try some of my own programs.

I was indeed using a very high update frequency from the Brickviewer.

 

It is not a major problem. And will see what it possible over wifi.

 

Thanks for the response.

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