SCROLLING INSTAGRAM FOLLOWERS IN 8X32 LED DOT MATRIX DISPLAY USING ESP32

This is my 2nd instructable and sorry for my funny english .In this instructable we are going to scroll our instagram followers in 8X32 dot matrix led display.Without wasting any time lets get started.

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Step 1: THINGS REQUIRED

HARDWARE:

ESP32 Board--1

8X32 Led display--1

USB data cable--1

Some Jumper wires

Power Bank(OPTIONAL)

SOFTWARE

Arduino IDE(ESP32 LIBRARIES INSTALLED)

If you are new to esp32 and dont know how to code esp32 follow this link

https://github.com/espressif/arduino-esp32/blob/master/docs/arduino-ide/windows.md

Step 2: CIRCUIT DIAGRAM

ESP32 LED MATRIX

5V ------- 5V

GND------- GND

P13 ------- CS

P23 ------- DATA

P14 -------- CLK

By correcctly identifying the pinouts of esp32 connect the esp32 and led matrix with the help of jumper wires

Step 3: CODING

To download and install instagramstats library and JsonStreamingParser library

use below two links

https://github.com/Instagram/ig-lazy-module-loader(Instagram stats library)

https://github.com/squix78/json-streaming-parser(JsonStreamingParser)

download the arduino code and edit the code replace with your instagram user name

Edit this

String userName = "YOUR INSTAGRAM USER NAME";//Your instagram user name goes here

Step 4: WORKING

Select the correct port and upload the code to ESP32.Once the code is uploaded and all connections are correct.The led display will scroll your instagram followers.If you like this project please click the heart symbol.Working video is shown below

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    6 Discussions

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    PedroG174

    6 weeks ago

    Why this tutorials never work on me?

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    lainol

    4 months ago

    Thank you very much for the code!

    Is there anyway to just put the number of followers without scrolling? noobie here...

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    PaulD328

    8 months ago

    the souce code (instagramfollowersscroller.ino) doesn't match the description. The pins are different and the code is configured for 8 matrix and not 4.

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    martyray138

    11 months ago

    Good evening! help please, gives an error:
    'class WiFiClass' has no member named 'mode'
    in line
    WiFi.mode(WIFI_STA);

    I will be very grateful)

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    JuniorS60

    11 months ago

    Please help me.

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    JuniorS60

    11 months ago

    Would change the code for the MAX7219 display 7 segments display to show only the followers of instagram?