Resources

The WiFi Wizard resources are for you to keep informed and connected to the best information and tools on way to WiFi mastery.

LINKS

Wi-Fi Alliance – Official Website of Wi-Fi Alliance, great resource for Wi-Fi Information

IEEE 8092.16 Specifications – The IEEE 802.16 Working Group on Broadband Wireless Access Standards

 

 

FREE TOOLS

TOOLS

Windows (XP, 7, 8, 10), 32 and 64 Bit

 

Wireshark                                 wireshark.org

Acrylic WiFi Scanner                  https://www.acrylicwifi.com

 

Professional Tools, Fee-based

Ekehau Heat Mapper                  Free @ Ekehau.com

Ekehau Site Survey                    Discount off Retail for WFW Students

Airmagnet Site Survey Pro          Discount off Retail for WFW Students

Airmagnet WiFi Analyzer            Discount off Retail for WFW Students

Airmagnet Spectrum XT              Discount off Retail for WFW Students

Airmagnet Spectrum ES              Discount off Retail for WFW Students

 

 

Linux (Linux Mint)

 

Wireshark                                 wireshark.org

 

 

Android                                              Downloaded via Google Play

WiFi Analyzer

WiFi 360 Overview

WiFi 360 Overview Pro               costs $2.95, definitely worth the money

WiFI Analyser (a different product)

WiFi Explorer

Netgear WiFi Analytics

WiFi Network Analyzer

Ekehau Mobile Survey

Network Cell Info

 

Airmagnet – AirMagnet Survey is ideal for planning and designing 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac wireless LANs for optimal performance, security and compliance

Ekahau – Ekahau provides tools for designing, deploying, and maintaining Wi-Fi networks. We’re a pioneer in Wi-Fi tools: we made the first ever enterprise-grade site survey tool. Then we built reporting, network planning, and more advanced capabilities.

DD-WRT – DD-WRT is a Linux based alternative OpenSource firmware suitable for a great variety of WLAN routers and embedded systems. The main emphasis lies on providing the easiest possible handling while at the same time supporting a great number of functionalities within the framework of the respective hardware platform used.

WiFi Wizard’s Tools:

ON A PC:

Airmagnet WiFi Analyzer Pro

Airmagnet Survey Pro, with Planner

Airmagnet Spectrum

Ekehau Site Survey

Ekehau Heat Mapper

Acrylic WiFi Analyzer

InSSIDer Wireless Analyzer

Wireless Network Watcher, by NIRSOFT, a simple Network PING Sweeper

Nirsoft Suite of Applications

The SYSINTERNALS Tool Suite

ON AN ANDROID HANDHELD (Tablet, Cellphone)

WiFi Analyzer

WiFi 360 Overview

IP Calc

WiFi Analytics

WiFi Explorer

Ekehau Mobile Survey

Airmagnet AirCheck WiFi Tester