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NetStumbler Alternatives for Mac

NetStumbler is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is NetSpot. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Homedale or Airport Utility. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to NetStumbler and nine of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to NetStumbler are WiFi Scanner, WiFi Explorer, iStumbler and WiFi Radar Pro.

NetStumbler alternatives are mainly Network Analyzers but may also be Network Monitors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of NetStumbler.
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  1. NetSpot icon

    NetSpot

    • Mac
    • Windows
    47 alternatives to NetSpot 

    NetSpot is a simple and accessible wireless survey tool, which allows collecting, visualizing and analyzing Wi-Fi data.

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    Free WLAN Site Survey Software for Mac
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    Almost everyone thinks NetSpot is a great alternative to NetStumbler.
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    provides great functionality and the heatmapping function is terrific. Too bad it's not free anymore.

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    Homedale

    • Mac
    • Windows
    33 alternatives to Homedale 

    With Homedale you can search for Wi-Fi / WLAN Access Points and monitor their signal strength. Use the detected access points with Google Geolocation and Mozilla Location Service to locate yourself.

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    See an overview of all available access points with their signal strength, encryption [WEP/WPA/WPA2], speed and channel.


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    WiFi Scanner

    38 alternatives to WiFi Scanner 

    A 802.11 wireless scanner and connection manager for Mac OS X. WiFi Scanner will detect access points and clients in ad-hoc mode if the SSID is being broadcasted. It can be used for wireless site surveys, wireless discovery, and to connect to WiFi networks.

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    WiFi Explorer

    • Mac
    23 alternatives to WiFi Explorer 

    WiFi Explorer is a tool to scan, find, and troubleshoot wireless networks. It can be used to quickly identify channel conflicts, overlapping and other factors (e.g. configuration issues) that may be affecting the connectivity and/or performance of your wireless network in homes...

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    iStumbler

    • Mac
    18 alternatives to iStumbler 

    iStumbler is the leading wireless discovery tool for Mac OS X, providing plugins for finding AirPort networks, Bluetooth devices and Bonjour services with your Mac.

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    iStumbler scanning wireless networks


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    Airport Utility

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    47 alternatives to Airport Utility 

    Use AirPort Utility to manage your Wi-Fi network and AirPort base stations, including AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme, and AirPort Time Capsule — right from your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch. See a graphical overview of your Wi-Fi network and devices.

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    WiFi Radar Pro

    • Mac
    22 alternatives to WiFi Radar Pro 

    Want to monitor your area networks? Identify and troubleshoot issue with your home, small office or enterprise network? Gather useful information about your network performance? Are you simply in search of an elegant replacement of the default OSX wireless utility?

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    WeFi

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • Symbian S60
    8 alternatives to WeFi 

    If youre tired of clicking around trying different Wi-Fi connections to find one that works - You want WeFi.

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    Some users think WeFi is a great alternative to NetStumbler, some don't.
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    It appears now it's only an Android app

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    WiFinder

    • Mac
    4 alternatives to WiFinder 

    Finding a free WiFi network while on vacation can be a nightmare. Using advanced GPS technology, WiFinder scans and places all networks on a map. While walking or driving, WiFinder will automatically update the location of networks if it finds a position that will provide a...

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