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Android app that shows WiFi password

On Android devices, WiFi passwords are stored in an area no "normal" app can access (if you are interested in details, it's file system permissions behind this). Thus, if an app shall access stored ...
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App to quickly and easily transfer small amount of data from Windows to Android

I would suggest an arbitrary combination of a Windows QR code generator (that can encode arbitrary portions of text) and an Android QR code reader app. I use this combination for exactly the same ...
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Display WiFi captive portal login page on Linux

There may well be a smarter way to do this but if you have a list of the candidate IP addresses you could easily put together a python script that uses requests to try to get a web page from each in ...
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Software to monitor a network link for reliability?

The problem is here: "[...] a small building separate to the main one. There's just a single PC and and printer in there and it's connected to the main building via a wireless bridge attached to ...
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Monitoring employee wireless device signal strength/bandwidth/etc

What I ended up doing was creating tasks to run on user logon, and then again every 15 minutes, these tasks can be created with the schtasks command: schtasks /create /sc ONLOGON /tn wifi1 /tr <....
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Is there any browser that only asks the server for plain text?

You can accomplish what you want using the Firefox web browser with the uBlock Origin extension. Simply configure uBlock Origin to block all scripts, images, and remote fonts. You can also configure ...
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Software tool to sniff WiFi from misconfigured IOT client device on any platform

Fix for a bad SSID on a sonoff tasmota device. I used a raspberry pi with wifi for these steps. Your mileage may vary. sudo apt install aircrack-ng wireshark-gtk Good idea to reboot now Disconnect ...
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Looking for Linux software for wifi survey/traffic analysis

You will probably need to investigate alternate firmware for your router. Like DD-wrt or open-wrt or etc. Then you can use standard tools like iptables,ipset, ulogd,or etc. iptables -A INPUT Then ...
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How do find out how many devices near me have wifi enabled?

You may be able to do that on your mac: Wi-Fi Scanner Tool is Native in Mac OS X, Here’s How to Use it There are numerous tools to do this on on both Android and iOS. iStumbler is once such tool. ...
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WiFi Analysis and Diagnostics

You can use the free version of Netspot to create a project for your home, wherein you can perform periodic analysis of your home network; here is their sales pitch for the product on YouTube, if you'...
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WiFi Analysis and Diagnostics

For simplicity: You need inSSIDer. (There is a free version below the paid download section.) For OSX there are hundreds... and a lot of info how to get this from the shell.
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Analyze home network to find bottlenecks

You must physical test one piece at a time. If all windows running devices aren't Windows 7 or better the poor infrastructure of the old OS will prevent good networking speeds. First start with ...
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Tools to assess WiFi network security

You should look into Kali Linux as a "tool set" to perform testing (and as a learning tool). It comes with over 600 pre-installed penetration-testing programs "out of the box" so to speak, and there ...
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TV white space software

To make use of any given part of the electromagnetic spectrum you have to have hardware that makes use of that part of the spectrum. To do so legally you also need to a licence to use that part of ...
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Android application to share " Wi-Fi connection over Wi-Fi"

I finally found the application capable of doing this NetShare tethering (no root) application is a solution to the problem addresed. Apart from other "extra" features it offers, I was only ...
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Setting up FTP server to be used with Wi-Fi Hotspot

You can do this in a really simple manner: Install python from here. Open a command prompt and change directory to the top directory of what you wish to serve. Install the twisted framework with pip ...
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Transfer data through wifi of the computer instead of bluetooth (like Xender for mobile)?

For PC to PC you can use IPMSG. For PC to Android you can use SHAREit. SHAREit is a free application that lets you share files and folders among smartphones, tablets, and personal computers.
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Is there any inexpensive software that will let me analyse WiFi networks?

I would suggest taking a look at two products from Ekanau: Heatmapper Free Export only as screenshots Map Signal Coverage Check settings Find WiFi networks Site Survey Charged for but 30 day ...
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Xposed module to disable 'connected to WiFi network whatever'

That message is displayed as a Toast. The solution is the Xposed module EnhancedToast which can hide any toast it had recorded so far since it was installed. You have to install it → enable its ...
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Is there any way or software by which I can monitor my home WiFi?

Usually, you can find such information when you log in into admin panel of your router. There is custom firmware (such as Tomato firmware) that you can install on your router and have more detailed ...
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Find WiFi hotspots on map, Windows desktop, offline storage

http://overpass-turbo.eu/s/vLJ extracting OpenStreetMap data technically fits 1) available within browser, so mobile phone is not required 2) it is possible to download this data 3) free 4) as ...
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