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wireless_survey [2020/12/25 06:47]
hogwild
wireless_survey [2021/05/06 17:16]
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 +====== Wireless Survey ======
  
 +The **Wireless Survey** function lets you run a scan to detect "nearby" (based on signal strength) Wi-Fi networks. The results show SSID name, signal strength, channel, and other network information. This provides crucial details which help you to decide on which channel to run your FreshTomato device's Wi-Fi network(s).
  
-**W I R E L E S S S U R V E Y**+NOTE: While this tool is fully functional, you may find more direct and presentable data using other tools, such as some of the "Wi-Fi scanner" apps available for smartphones. Those apps also provide the advantage of being able to easily move the "scanner" when needed, much more easily than is possible with a fixed router/AP.
  
-The **Wireless Survey** function lets you run a scan to detect "nearby" (based on signal strength) Wi-Fi networks. The results show SSID namesignal strength, channel, and other network information. This provides crucial details which help you to decide on which channel to run your Tomato device's Wi-Fi network(s). NOTE: While this is fully functional, you may find more direct and presentable data using other tools, instead, such as those a Wi-Fi "scanner" apps available for smartphones. These apps also provide the advantage of being able to easily move the "scanner" when needed, much more easily than is possible with a fixed router/AP.\\+For more details about Wireless signal informationsee the [[:network|Network]] page and the [[:device_list|Device List]] page.\\ 
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wireless_survey.txt · Last modified: 2021/08/05 15:56 by hogwild