ESP8266 WiFi range extender Arduino

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  • esp_wifi_repeater

    A full functional WiFi Repeater (correctly: a WiFi NAT Router)

    My mum has a portable WiFi device which is most time in her room, so the WiFi doesn't get to the living room and that's a problem but I love to solve problems so i did some googling and I found a GitHub repository for an ESP8266 repeater by martin-ger,the repo had a binary file for the repeater so I just flashed it into my esp8266 using esptool and it worked like magic. Click here to access the repository; however, there were some problems I had with this repeater(extender):

  • Arduino

    ESP8266 core for Arduino

    Due to this, I decided to build mine and fortunately Arduino had an example for a WiFi range extender, so i Just added a WiFi manager and viola you have a WiFi range extender. Here are some feature of my WiFi range extender:

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  • esp8266-wifi-extender

    An ESP8266 based WiFi range extender.

    The extender does not automesh, but a workaround will be to connected consecutive extenders to each other i.e connect extender2 to extender1, extender3 to extender2, extender4 to extender3 and so on depending on how many extenders you need. If you have a better method you came make a pull request to my GitHub repository.

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