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    Default ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    I'm now testing the firmware of multiple props.
    All my props are using ESP8266 D1 Mini and my dense props like matrix and megatree are using ESP32 D1 mini format.

    One question and one issue.

    The question is, in FFP (on Rasp Pi) on the Multi Sync page are these settings correct?
    fpp network settings.jpg

    And on the controllers
    When I select the sequence, I get perfect performance No lag or skipping on the tree.
    controller 2.jpg
    But when I change the selection to Play remote sequence, The tree skips and lags a bit. Like it's getting the sequence through WIfi and not the card.
    controller 1.jpg

    Now for the issue. The ESP32 (D1 mini format) keep getting a websocket error and not the ESP8266 D1 minis. Could this be related to/causing the lag/skipping I wonder?

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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    what is the v4 build you are using? where did you get it?


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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    Thanks for the reply Martin. It's beta 4. from here https://github.com/forkineye/ESPixelStick/releases

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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    So you did not build your own. That version is pretty old and a lot of fixes have been made since then. I keep an installer with the latest version on google drive at the link below.

    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1DG3...ew?usp=sharing

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    2022 - Not sure yet. At least two new songs.
    2021 New Tune-to sign. New 40x27 matrix at the house. Retiring the Strip based matrix. Updating some of the old window frames to the new house. Adding two new songs.
    2020 Full sized show reworked for the new location. Only adding (famous last words) 13 RBLs that I finally got converted to using pixels
    2019 - Just moved into a new home (yet another change of plans). Will be dim but not dark. Too much to do at the new place to leave time for a show. Dim show (3000 pixels) had regular visits most nights.
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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    Quote Originally Posted by MartinMueller2003 View Post
    So you did not build your own. That version is pretty old and a lot of fixes have been made since then. I keep an installer with the latest version on google drive at the link below.

    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1DG3...ew?usp=sharing

    Martin
    Thanks Martin.

    I've download it onto my computer at work (just to have a look) Many more board options.
    I'll do the same tonight from my show laptop and update them all.

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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    What about FPP settings? Are the ones in the image what you would suggest?

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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    I use the middle setting but that is not really gong to matter.


    2022 - Not sure yet. At least two new songs.
    2021 New Tune-to sign. New 40x27 matrix at the house. Retiring the Strip based matrix. Updating some of the old window frames to the new house. Adding two new songs.
    2020 Full sized show reworked for the new location. Only adding (famous last words) 13 RBLs that I finally got converted to using pixels
    2019 - Just moved into a new home (yet another change of plans). Will be dim but not dark. Too much to do at the new place to leave time for a show. Dim show (3000 pixels) had regular visits most nights.
    https://www.youtube.com/user/MartinMueller2003

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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    Thanks for the advice. I've googled pulling GPIO0 high and got too much conflicting info. What method would you suggest to do this if you don't mind sharing please.

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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    The LoLin has a built in pullup. You just need to make sure you have nothing connected to GPIO 0. I like to say Never have anything connected to it but that is not technically true. If you want to make sure the pullup is working then add a 10K ohm resistor from GPIO 0 to the 3.3v pin


    2022 - Not sure yet. At least two new songs.
    2021 New Tune-to sign. New 40x27 matrix at the house. Retiring the Strip based matrix. Updating some of the old window frames to the new house. Adding two new songs.
    2020 Full sized show reworked for the new location. Only adding (famous last words) 13 RBLs that I finally got converted to using pixels
    2019 - Just moved into a new home (yet another change of plans). Will be dim but not dark. Too much to do at the new place to leave time for a show. Dim show (3000 pixels) had regular visits most nights.
    https://www.youtube.com/user/MartinMueller2003

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    Default Re: ESPixelsick 4.x and sdcard FPP settings

    update: I could only get one of these boards working. No big deal as I'll grab a couple of new ones and see how they go. Also Martin, what's the best way to make sure I'm running the latest version?

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