I have read many articles on the above topic but non gives a clear step by step explanation how to get this going. so please refrain from advising me to HOW TO USE THIS FORUM.
Can the Shield just sit on UNO and the TX to RX and RX to TX connected correctly will do?
I have all the libraries and boards as per earlier instructions - .json, NODE MCU etc all done.
Please explain from this point onwards what EXACTLY I should be doing STEP BY STEP. what sketch should be uploaded to ESP and what sketch should be uploaded to UNO. Are there actually separate uploads to UNO and ESP and the correct settings on the ESP (?). Pics would explain better than text on connections.
errors I get when I try to upload WiFItest or any wifi sketch are - the usual 1 -10 times attempt and also error: espcomm_upload_mem failed
I managed to get ethernet server/client going without any hazzle. but this has not being hospitable.