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Need a recommendation on what utilities are available for monitoring wireless strength.  Wll be running under XP.  Please recommend any that have more refined diagnostics than the weak 5 bar meter that XP provides.
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by:Gary Dewrell
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Hi madasczik,

I use net stumbler for wireless diagnostics. You can get it here. http://www.netstumbler.com/downloads/

God Bless
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by:madasczik
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Tried net stumbler, but it reads my access point as 54Mbps when its a DLink DI-624 running at 108Mbps.  The signal strength number reading is good for now, but wondering if there's something really good out there that worth spending some money on.
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Try Intel PRO/Wireless LAN solutions. http://support.intel.com/support/notebook/centrino/sb/cs-008174.htm.
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