Using Active Mode
survey test is running.
The first line of the Site Survey -
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Site Survey - Active Screen (with Signal Strength in dBm)
interprets the information that is displayed on the Site Survey - Active screen while the site
Site Survey Active Mode Statistics
Indicates the operational mode of your client adapter and the
name or MAC address of any associated access point.
Value: Not Associated, Associated, Authenticated, or
and the more green the bar graph is, the stronger the signal.
The histogram below the bar graph provides a visual
interpretation of the current signal strength. Differences in signal
strength are indicated by the following colors: green (strongest),
yellow (middle of the range), and red (weakest).
Range: 0 to 100% or –95 to –45 dBm
Ad Hoc Mode
The access point name or MAC address is shown only if
the client adapter is in infrastructure mode and Aironet
Extensions are enabled (on access points running Cisco
IOS release 12.2(4)JA or greater).
The signal strength for all received packets. The higher the value
Performing a Site Survey