By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy , Privacy Policy , and our Terms of Service. Download our CheckAdapter application to test out your wireless adapter. Thus channel 13 is clearly the best choise. The laptop is a Sony Vaio PCG4L1L but since it’s an american-only model europe has slightly different version numbers I don’t think a firmware update is available. Ours is on channel 13 since Channels 1, 6 and 11 the only other separate channels available are overcrowded.

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Furthermore we’re in an urban environment so every channel is crowded, there are about 20 wifi channels in reach. He will probably need to just buy a wireless network cimmview over there, and use that one. Did you read my text? Is there a way, e.

You might get away by installing the WIFI drivers for the current region – however changing the channel is usually much much simpler.

Sadly, I don’t have a solution other than to say the same card will connect to infrastructure, but not Ad-Hoc, on 12, 13 in Ubuntu with generic regulatory domain – least common denominator settings.

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A maintenance release of VisiWave v4. You need to use a spectrum analyzer to determine channel utilization at various times of day, and then set yourself to 1, 6, or 11 if those are the channels used around you. Sign up or log in Commvkew up using Google. It’s a packet analyzer with a visual twist.


I know this sucks big time but, well If you use a channel already in use, both networks can avoid causing each other interference. Based on your comment, there do not appear to be any firmware updates of any kind. Using this utility, you can simply and easily determine if your wireless adapter is supported on a Windows laptop computer. Channel 11 and 13 overlap so much that is does not make any difference wich one you use.

Sign up using Facebook. If your wireless adapter isn’t working, make sure you read the help that is provided within the CheckAdapter utility.

Answers change order over time as they receive different numbers of votes, and readers can choose to sort the answers by different criteria. I tried this, but the adapter still inntel see my router which had to operate at channel 13 to avoid collision with my neighbors’ AP’s.

I wish I could be of more help. The list is always growing and just because your adapter isn’t listed here, doesn’t mean it won’t work with VisiWave. Supported Adapters Presented here is a partial list 1500 the wireless adapters that are supported by VisiWave Site Survey.

Larssend 2, 2 18 Turbo J 1, 10 From my research at the time, I saw claims from some folks that if the adapter actually supports those higher channels at hardware level, you can get them by setting your region in Windows’ Regional Settings to anything other than United States.


A maintenance release of VisiWave Site Survey was released. However due to channel 13 being disallowed in the USA commviwe being allowed in the commvirw of the world the laptop can’t see the WiFi. It was idiotic to ever have That’s not a real solution. A friend of mine recently moved from the States. The details we really need are related to his laptop, but the only way will be is if his wireless network card can be updated with an commgiew version of the firmware.

Ours is on channel 13 since Channels 1, 6 and 11 the only other separate channels available are overcrowded.

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