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MBA + Airport Extreme dual band setting

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by saintforlife, May 6, 2011.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    #1
    I have an Airport Extreme at home whose radio setting is set to "Automatic" which I believe means it is working simultaneously in dual 2.4 and 5 GHz bands and devices automatically connect to the fastest band that they are compatible with.

    My question is how do I ensure that the MBA is actually connected to the 5 GHz 'n' network? Where do I go to check this? Airport Utility or some other application?
     
  2. macrumors regular

    #2
    System Preferences -> Network -> look at the network name..

    is that what do u mean?
     
  3. macrumors 6502a

    #3
    Option-<click> on the Airport icon on the upper right.
     

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