SecurityXploded.com
WiFi Hotspot Scanner - Free Wireless Network Hotspot Finder Software | www.SecurityXploded.com
WiFi Hotspot Scanner
See Also
 
 
Contents
 
About
WiFi Hotspot Scanner is the FREE software to instantly scan and discover Wireless Hotspot devices around you.

For each discovered Wi-Fi hotspot device, it displays following information

  • WiFi Name (SSID)
  • Security/Authentication (WEP/WPA/AES/TKIP)
  • Signal Strength
  • Channel Number/Frequency
  • Physical Type (802.11a/b/g/n)
  • MAC Address
  • Last Detected Time

After the completion of scan, you can save the discovered Wi-Fi Hotspot list HTML/XML/TEXT/CSV file.

It is fully portable and does not require .NET, JAVA or any additional components. It also includes Installer for easier installation & un-installation

WiFi Hotspot Scanner works on both 32-bit & 64-bit platforms starting from Windows XP SP2 to latest operating systems including new Windows 10 version.

 
Features & Benefits
  • Quickly scan and discover Wireless Hotspots
  • Displays complete details such as SSID name, Security Settings, Signal Strength, Channel info, MAC Address etc
  • Simple & elegant GUI interface makes it easy to use
  • Sort feature to quickly arrange the discovered wi-fi devices
  • Save the WiFi Hotspot list to HTML/XML/TEXT/CSV file
  • Fully Portable - does not require Java or .Net
  • Integrated Installer for assisting you in local Installation & Uninstallation
 
Installation & Uninstallation
WiFi Hotspot Scanner comes with Installer to make it easier to install it locally on your system for regular usage. This installer has intuitive wizard which guides you through series of steps in completion of installation.
At any point of time, you can uninstall the product using the Uninstaller located at following location (by default)
[Windows 32 bit]
C:\Program Files\SecurityXploded\WiFiHotspotScanner

[Windows 64 bit]
C:\Program Files (x86)\SecurityXploded\WiFiHotspotScanner
 
 
How to Use?
Wi-Fi Password Scanner is easy to use with its simple GUI interface.

Here are the simple steps,

  • Launch WiFi Hotspot Scanner on your system
  • By default it will display current list of Wi-Fi devices around you.
  • To initiate fresh scan, click on 'Start Wi-Fi Scan' button and you will see the fresh list of Wireless hotspots along with existing list.
  • Finally you can generate wifi hotspot scan report in HTML/XML/Text/CSV format by clicking on 'Export' button and then select the type of file from the drop down box of 'Save File Dialog'.

 
Screenshots
Screenshot 1: WiFi Hotspot Scanner showing all the discovered Wireless Hotspots
WiFiHotspotScanner showing recovered passwords
Screenshot 2: Detailed HTML report of discovered Wireless devices
WiFiHotspotScanner
 
 
Release History
Version 5.0 : 24th Oct 2016
Integrated new installer for simple installation & un-installation
 
Version 4.5 : 10th Feb 2016
New version with GUI and speed enhancements
 
Version 4.0 : 27th Aug 2015
Mega release with support for new Windows 10 version. Also fixed the sizing problem with higher resolution computers.
 
Version 3.0 : 29th Jun 2015
New feature added to Installer to dynamically download latest version
 
Version 2.5 : 16th Mar 2015
Integrated Uninstaller into Windows Add/Remove Programs, now you can uninstall it in a standard way.
 
Version 2.0 : 28th Oct 2014
Added right click context menu to quickly copy the Wi-Fi SSID Name. Also now it shows alert message for non-supported platforms like Windows XP SP2 or lower.
 
Version 1.0 :  17th Apr 2014
First public release of WiFi Hotspot Scanner
 
 
Download
FREE Download WiFi Hotspot Scanner v5.0

License  : Freeware
Platform : Windows XP, 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10

Download
 
 
See Also