What’s the ESPlorer?

14Core-ESP-Explorer-for-IOT2The ESPlorer is an IDE(Integrated Development Environment) for ESP developers. It coded in JAVA a multi platform IDE that runs on Windows, Mac OS X or Linux.

This IDE allows you to establish a serial communications with your ESP8266, send commands, upload code directly to the ESP8266 Chip and much more.

Supported platforms:

Windows (x86, x86-64)
Linux (x86, x86-64, ARM soft & hard float)
Solaris (x86, x86-64)
Mac OS X (x86, x86-64, PPC, PPC64)

How to install ESPlorer IDE

Download the ESPlorer.zip and unzip it. you should see the following files.
Requires JAVA (SE version 7 and above) installed to run this IDE

Required Library..




Execute/Run the ESPlorer.jar

Note: If you are running Mac OS X or Linux you should use the command line in your terminal to run the IDE >

sudo java-jar ESPlorer.jar


How to install ESPlorer IDE in multiple platform


8 thoughts on “How to install ESPlorer IDE in multiple platform

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    I really don’t know which is this file in the last version of ESPlorer. Im using linux and I can’t run it. Any advice?

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    The com selection field is empty for me….what can I do?

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    I cant run the ESPlorere. It closes as soon as it hit open,

    # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
    # EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x000000007110b5db, pid=6796, tid=0x0000000000000418
    # JRE version: Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (8.0_271-b09) (build 1.8.0_271-b09)
    # Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (25.271-b09 mixed mode windows-amd64 compressed oops)
    # Problematic frame:
    # C [jSSC-2.8_x86_64.dll+0xb5db]
    # Failed to write core dump. Minidumps are not enabled by default on client versions of Windows


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