Aug 18, 2016 -- NetSpot is the professional network survey tool became cross-platform by releasing NetSpot for Windows edition. Windows edition of NetSpot has a pack of features and completely free.
NetSpot for Windows features two major Wi-Fi troubleshooting modes: Discover and Survey. It helps to control and visualize the areas with multiple Wi-Fi networks. Thanks to NetSpot, it is possible to track potential connection problems and choose the best channels for networks or re-position the access points to improve Wi-Fi signal.
NetSpot collects every detail about surrounding Wi-Fi networks and presents wireless data as an interactive table in real time. It lets user troubleshoot and improve network's coverage, capacity, signal level, etc. Channel maps and chart view could show more details about the network.
NetSpot creates Wi-Fi survey projects and transforms them into interactive heatmaps with detailed information on all surveyed wireless networks in every point of the map. Wi-Fi visualizations generated are full of invaluable data for any-level user.
Signal Level visualization is available in the free initial release of Windows edition.
NetSpot for Windows is compatible with any 802.11 Wi-Fi network (not hidden), all Wi-Fi adapters, and supports Windows 7, 8 and 10.
Pricing and Availability
NetSpot for Windows is free. It is designed for both home and business users offering all the necessary features, including highly configurable Wi-Fi surveys, unlimited data points per heatmap and signal level visualization. NetSpot received a MacWorld Editor´s Choice Award in 2012 as well as a several other credibility awards in all recent years.