NetStumbler is a tool for Windows that allows you to detect Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs) using 802.11b, 802.11a and 802.11g. It has many uses:Verify that your network is set up the way you intended, find locations with poor coverage in your WLAN, detect other networks...
- - NetStumbler is the most popular Windows alternative to WeFi.
- - NetStumbler is the most popular free alternative to WeFi.
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.4.0, released in April 2004, can be still downloaded from the official website.
Wi-Fi Scanner shows you detailed information about wireless networks in their vicinity, as well as its parameters and signal strength. To improve network signal quality, Wi-Fi Scanner shows busy channels and thus helps users find a free channel for their access point.
- - Wi-Fi Scanner (LizardSystems) is the most popular commercial alternative to WeFi.
WiFiFoFum is a great mobile WiFi scanner and wardriving tool that scans for 802.11 wireless (WiFi) networks and displays information about each network it detects, including: SSID, MAC, RSSI (signal strength), channel, AP mode, security mode and available transmission rates.
- - WiFiFoFum is the most popular Android alternative to WeFi.
iwScanner is a wireless scanner for linux with an easy to use graphic interface.
- - iwScanner is the most popular Linux alternative to WeFi.
- - iwScanner is the most popular Open Source alternative to WeFi.
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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?
- - WiFi Radar Pro is the most popular Mac alternative to WeFi.
BETA WiFi Buddy is an easy yet functional Wi-Fi network scanner tool. Its core features are: Automatic scanning for access points, Directly connect to open networks, Easy access to all Wi-Fi settings and Keep Wi-Fi radio active while idle.
WiFi Buddy Features
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...Discontinued
WiFi Monster is a Wi-Fi discovery tool for PocketPC and Windows Mobile.
- Connects open or private networks
- It shows current WiFi status
- It shows a list of nearby networks
- It filters and sorts found networks
- it allows you to connect selected network m.