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CHANGELOG

What's New in version 2.31:

  • Updated the internal MAC addresses file.

What's New in version 2.30:

  • Added 'MAC Addresses List' option (Ctrl+F8), which allows you to create a list of MAC addresses and their description. The description specified in this list will be displayed under the 'Description' column. The MAC addresses list is saved in 'WifiInfoView_MAC_List.txt' located in the same folder of WifiInfoView.exe

What's New in version 2.27:

  • Added description text for all types of information elements (Displayed in the lower pane).

What's New in version 2.26:

  • Fixed bug: The filtering in the 'Advanced Options' window didn't affect the output of the command-line options ( /scomma, /shtml and others)
  • In 'Advanced Options' window - You can now also filter by SSID in addition to the BSSID filtering.
  • Added 'Select All' and 'Deselect All' to the 'Column Settings' window.

What's New in version 2.25:

  • Added 'Stations Count' column (Available only for APs with 'BSS Load' information): Specifies the number of wifi clients associated with the access point.
  • Added 'Channel Utilization' column (Available only for APs with 'BSS Load' information): Specifies the percentage of time that the channel is busy.

What's New in version 2.21:

  • Fixed the lower pane to switch focus when pressing tab key.

What's New in version 2.20:

  • Added 'Connected' column - Displays 'Yes' if you are connected to this network.

What's New in version 2.15:

  • Added '802.11 Standards' column, which displays the 802.11 Standards that the access point supports: 802.11d, 802.11e, 802.11h, 802.11i, 802.11k, 802.11r, and more...
  • The 'PHY Type' now displays multiple phy types (e.g: 802.11g/n, 802.11n/ac).

What's New in version 2.08:

  • The connection name is now displayed in the adapters list of 'Advanced Options' window.

What's New in version 2.07:

  • Updated the internal MAC addresses file.

What's New in version 2.06:

  • Added 'Align Numeric Columns To Right' option.

What's New in version 2.05:

  • Added option to show only networks in the specified channels (In 'Advanced Options' window).

What's New in version 2.00:

  • Added option to display only networks detected in the last xx seconds (In 'Advanced Options' window).
  • Added 'Show only networks with detection count higher than...' option (In 'Advanced Options' window).

What's New in version 1.97:

  • Added 'Save All Items'.

What's New in version 1.96

  • Updated the internal MAC addresses file.

What's New in version 1.95:

  • Added 'Affected Channels' summary mode, which shows the number of networks that affect every channel, according to the 'Channels Range' column.

What's New in version 1.90:

  • Added 'Channel Width' column, in MHz.
  • Added 'Channels Range' column, which shows the actual range of channels that the wireless network uses (according to the channel width).

What's new in version 1.86:

  • Updated the internal MAC addresses file.

What's New in version 1.85:

  • Added 'Minimum Signal Quality' and 'Maximum Signal Quality' columns to the 'Full Details Mode'.

What's New in version 1.81:

  • Added 'Put Icon On Tray' option.

What's New in version 1.80:

  • Fixed WifiInfoView to calculate the maximum speed of 802.11ac networks.

What's New in version 1.79:

  • WifiInfoView now displays 'Cannot find wireless adapter !' message in the bottom status bar when there is no wireless adapter...

What's New in version 1.78:

  • The current display mode is now added to the window title.

What's New in version 1.77:

  • Added 'Next Display Mode' (Ctrl+1) and 'Previous Display Mode' (Ctrl+2) options to easily switch between modes.

What's New in version 1.76:

  • Fixed bug: WifiInfoView failed to remember the last size/position of the main window if it was not located in the primary monitor.
  • Updated the internal MAC addresses file.

What's New in version 1.75:

  • Added new summary mode - Company-Router Model

What's New in version 1.70:

  • Added more command-line options: /DisplayMode , /UseOnlyAdapter , /NetworkAdapter, and more.

What's New in version 1.65:

  • Added 'WPS Summary Mode'.

What's New in version 1.61:

  • Added secondary sorting support: You can now get a secondary sorting, by holding down the shift key while clicking the column header. Be aware that you only have to hold down the shift key when clicking the second/third/fourth column. To sort the first column you should not hold down the Shift key.

What's New in version 1.60:

  • Added 'Percent' column to the summary mode.

What's New in version 1.56:

  • Fixed the command-line scan (added on version 1.50) to wait until the scan is completed.
  • Added /NumberOfScans command-line option, which allows you to scan multiple times from command-line, in order to get a better result, for example: WifiInfoView.exe /NumberOfScans 5 /scomma c:\temp\wscan.csv

What's new in version 1.55:

  • Added 'Start Time' column, which displays the last time that access point was possibly started/restarted/rebooted. Be aware that some access points reset their timestamp periodically without restart/reboot action, and thus for these APs, the time value dislayed on this column doesn't represent the correct start time.
  • The 'WPS Support' column now displays the WPS status - Configured, Not Configured, or Locked.

What's new in version 1.50:

  • Added command-line options to export the wireless networks list into a file.

What's new in version 1.45:

  • The 'Security' column now displays the security mode of the network - WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, and so on.... (Instead of Yes/No)
  • Added Security Summary Mode.
  • The 'Cipher' column now displays more accurate information. (Added TKIP+CCMP value)
  • Updated the internal MAC addresses file.

What's new in version 1.40:

  • Added 'Copy MAC Addresses' option (Ctrl+M)
  • Added 'Show Lower Pane' option (Under the View menu). You can turn it off if you don't need the lower pane.

What's new in version 1.36:

  • WifiInfoView now detects 802.11ac networks (according to the 'VHT Capabilities' and 'VHT Operation' information elements)

What's new in version 1.35:

  • Added 'Cipher' column.
  • Added 'WPS Support' column.

What's new in version 1.30:

  • Added 'Average Signal Quality' column.
  • Added 'Advanced Options' window (F9), which allows you to choose the wireless network adapter that will be used to scan the wireless networks. This option is useful if you have multiple wireless network adapters.
  • Added 'Clear Networks List' option.

What's New in version 1.26:

  • Added /cfg command-line option, which instructs WifiInfoView to use a config file in another location instead if the default config file, for example: WifiInfoView.exe /cfg 'AppData\WifiInfoView.cfg'

What's new in version 1.25:

  • Added BSS Type Summary Mode.

What's new in version 1.20:

  • Added 'Automatically Scroll Down On New Item' option.

What's new in version 1.17:

  • Added 'Select Another Font' option, which allows you to choose a font (name and size) to use on the main window.

What's new in version 1.16:

  • Added 'Sort On Every Update' option.

What's new in version 1.15:

  • Updated the internal MAC addresses file.
  • Added 'Mark Odd/Even Rows' option, under the View menu. When it's turned on, the odd and even rows are displayed in different color, to make it easier to read a single line.

What's New in version 1.10:

  • Added new summary mode: Signal Quality.

What's New in version 1.05:

  • Added 2 new summary modes - Router Name and Router Model.