anshumantech
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How to use RN-171 wifi module with raspberry pi 2

Wed Apr 05, 2017 6:11 am

I'm using RN 171 wifly module.
I have attached WiFi module with raspberry pi 2.
It is detected on WiFi router, but do not know how to use it?
Please help me.

anshumantech
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Re: How to use RN-171 wifi module with raspberry pi 2

Wed Apr 12, 2017 5:26 am

anshumantech wrote:I'm using RN 171 wifly module.
I have attached WiFi module with raspberry pi 2.
It is detected on WiFi router, but do not know how to use it?
Please help me.
Any tutorial for RN171 WiFi module

anshumantech
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Joined: Fri Aug 05, 2016 5:20 am

Re: How to use RN-171 wifi module with raspberry pi 2

Thu Apr 27, 2017 4:47 am

This WiFi module look like Zig-bee module and same pin configure.
I have attached picture of WiFly RN-171-XV module.
how to interface with raspberry pi 2 to transfer data.

Waiting for reply.
Thanks in advance.
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Re: How to use RN-171 wifi module with raspberry pi 2

Thu Apr 27, 2017 11:45 am

Could you give some info on why you couldn't use an USB wireless dongle?

I haven't tried those GPIO network modules, they should be slower than USB.

RN 171 looks like quite old, it's 802.11g. Why you choose that anyway?

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