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Old Apr 20, 2009, 01:37 AM   #1
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How to view wireless signal strength?

Is there a program where I can see the signal strength on my mac? I just want to know if it can be done without a third party program.

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Old Apr 20, 2009, 01:59 AM   #2
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Also, holding down option while clicking on the airport symbol in the menu bar will give you a bit more information about your current connection.
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Old Apr 20, 2009, 02:31 AM   #3
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If you hold down the option key and click on the airport symbol in the menu bar you will get an indication of the "strength" of the signal (RSSI), plus other informations on the connected access point. While holding down that key you can also hover the mouse on the other available access points and see the strength of them.
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Thanm you very much for the help!!!
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AP Grapher has great many features.

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If you hold down the option key and click on the airport symbol ...
Hey Guys, Thanks! I didn't know of this tip.
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