Thanks for Particle delivering a great product and building an avid community around it. Love it.
There are quite a few discussions around are really informative which help me to finally work through a test that using below library
The issues I ran into maybe obvious to experienced users. But I find it could save new users a couple of hours of searching and troubleshooting if we add some ‘big picture’ comments aggregating setup requirements scattered in different threads.
I believe below ‘entry point’ setup is required
Making sure upgrading firmware to certain versions (0.4.6 or newer?)
How to determine firmware version
Determining the version of system firmware on a Photon/P1
Putting photon into listening mode
Connecting PC/mobile terminal to Photon AP network under listening mode before running scripts/sending TCP/IP connection requests
Photon SoftAP name.
Let me know if I could be of any help.