Avatar of Priest04
Priest04Flag for Serbia asked on

How to measure signal from antenna connected to AP?

Is there some software that can measure the signal strength of antenna that is connected to AP?

Thanks,
Goran
Wireless Networking

Avatar of undefined
Last Comment
Priest04

8/22/2022 - Mon
Slawomir Malinowski

ASKER
Priest04

I thought netstumbler only works with wireless cards, I used it with my laptop and its built-in wireless card.

So, what you are saying is I can connect my notebook with AP though ethernet cable, and using NetStumbler I can see the signal strength from the AP?
Slawomir Malinowski

Sorry, its misunderstanding.
You are right - netstumbler only works with wireless cards.
I want to say that via this application you can check: radio signal, noise etc...


I started with Experts Exchange in 2004 and it's been a mainstay of my professional computing life since. It helped me launch a career as a programmer / Oracle data analyst
William Peck
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Darr247

Log in or sign up to see answer
Become an EE member today7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Members can start a 7-Day Free trial then enjoy unlimited access to the platform
Sign up - Free for 7 days
or
Learn why we charge membership fees
We get it - no one likes a content blocker. Take one extra minute and find out why we block content.
See how we're fighting big data
Not exactly the question you had in mind?
Sign up for an EE membership and get your own personalized solution. With an EE membership, you can ask unlimited troubleshooting, research, or opinion questions.
ask a question
ASKER
Priest04

I was kind of looking for software that will tell me if antenna is correctly set *to get the max signal satength). Like Netstumbler does, onlty I cant use it with AP. Are there any alternatives?

I dont undesratnd you, Darr247. How can I know how good signal antenna has, and how much I will gain from it?