esp8266-01, blynk and arduino

hello! i’ve got a problem, i see a tutorial on instructables but it only works for Macbook.
this tutorial is about esp8266 programmation throught arduino board without usb/ttl converter.
how can i use this tutorial with windows?

thanks :wink:

Everything should be the same except for steps involving flashing the esp8266 (anything involving the terminal). The firmware is the same though. You just need to find a tutorial for flashing an esp using Windows (there are a lot in YouTube)

I personally like this one:

And if you have a bit more time on your hands and your flashing works, then try this for automated flashing without pulling pins high/low: