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can I control one axee I/O from other xbee?

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Hello all,
I am trying to understand how to control several Xbee's I/O with a single xbee connected to a computer.

One more issue I have is wifi xbee.
For exmaple this module: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/12571

Can I connect to a wifi network and also to xbee series 2?

Thank you.
asked Feb 20, 2014 in IEEE 802.15.4 by Wireless New to the Community (2 points)

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You certainly can do that. I have just been playing with the new XCTU. I put API firmware on all my modules and then sent a remote AT command in an API frame from one board connected to my PC to another module and had it toggle IO.

Download and install the latest version of XCTU here http://www.digi.com/support/productdetail?pid=3352&type=documentation.

For complete details on API frames see the product manual for XBee ZB modules here http://www.digi.com/support/productdetail?pid=4549&type=documentation.

You cannot talk to a regular WiFi network with an XBee S2B module. You would need an XBee WiFi module to bridge the gap between Zigbee and WiFi.
answered Feb 28, 2014 by trooper2 Veteran of the Digi Community (591 points)