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How can we use Acrylic Wi-Fi to observe our LAN

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In a question placed previously regarding slow internet, an EE recommended the use of Acrylic Wi-Fi.  When we placed an image of the display of the apps (see pix below), the EE could recommended to change Channel to CH11, the Band Width to Only 20 MHz and disable WPS.

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Questions,

  • When running this apps from time to time, what should we look for to improve the connections? (Or be aware of possible "red flags" in our Wi-Fi)
  • We noticed that the "Max Speed" is 300 Mbps and now it went to 144.4 Mbps,
- what can it ba causing this decrease in Mbps?
(we also ran tha apps in another notebook and also 144.4 Mbps)

note, we run under Windows 10
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David Johnson, CDSimple Geek from the '70s
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Yes, but as to our question?

When running this apps, what should we look for to improve the connections?
Using the apps, what should we look for as "red flags" in our Wi-Fi?
Finally, we noticed that the "Max Speed" is 300 Mbps and NOW it went to 144.4 Mbps, what can be causing this decrease in Mbps?
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Thank you for answering the part "what can be causing this decrease in Mbps".  What do you recommend we should have it setup for optimal performance?
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Ok, understood.

Finally,
When running this apps, what results should we look for to improve the connections?   or what should we look for as "red flags"?

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Will proceed to close the as suggested in the 'request attention'.
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