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Downloads:

12,531

Downloads of v 2.10:

411

Last Update:

21 Dec 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Nir Sofer

Tags:

network summary info scan channel frequency

WifiInfoView

This is not the latest version of WifiInfoView available.

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2.10 | Updated: 21 Dec 2016

Downloads:

12,531

Downloads of v 2.10:

411

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Nir Sofer

WifiInfoView 2.10

This is not the latest version of WifiInfoView available.

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install WifiInfoView, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade WifiInfoView, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall WifiInfoView, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade wifiinfoview -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.10'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade wifiinfoview -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.10'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install wifiinfoview
  win_chocolatey:
    name: wifiinfoview
    version: '2.10'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'wifiinfoview' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.10'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller wifiinfoview
{
    Name     = "wifiinfoview"
    Version  = "2.10"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'wifiinfoview':
  ensure   => '2.10',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 21 Dec 2016.

Description

WifiInfoView scans the wireless networks in your area and displays extensive information about them, including: Network Name (SSID), MAC Address, PHY Type (802.11g or 802.11n), RSSI, Signal Quality, Frequency, Channel Number, Maximum Speed, Company Name, Router Model and Router Name (Only for routers that provides this information), and more...

When you select a wireless network in the upper pane of this tool, the lower pane displays the Wi-Fi information elements received from this device, in hexadecimal format.

WifiInfoView also has a summary mode, which displays a summary of all detected wireless networks, grouped by channel number, company that manufactured the router, PHY type, or the maximum speed.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'wifiinfoview'
$url = 'http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/wifiinfoview.zip'
$checksum = '33b9b2e93b30f8a49ccb382e7cf1bcd30bd0f7a8f33a804ac254935f828ed4f8'
$checksumType = 'sha256'
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$installFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "$($packageName).exe"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                             -Url "$url" `
                             -UnzipLocation "$toolsDir" `
                             -Checksum "$checksum" `
                             -ChecksumType "$checksumType"

Set-Content -Path ("$installFile.gui") `
            -Value $null

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
WifiInfoView 2.78 127 Saturday, March 11, 2023 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.77 390 Wednesday, June 22, 2022 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.76 268 Wednesday, April 6, 2022 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.75 211 Monday, February 14, 2022 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.72 231 Saturday, December 18, 2021 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.71 320 Thursday, August 19, 2021 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.70 298 Friday, May 21, 2021 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.68 256 Monday, March 22, 2021 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.67 308 Sunday, January 10, 2021 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.66 172 Thursday, December 24, 2020 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.65 348 Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.62 217 Saturday, August 8, 2020 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.61 236 Monday, June 29, 2020 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.60 470 Thursday, January 2, 2020 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.55 229 Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.50 222 Monday, October 21, 2019 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.47 216 Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.46 288 Thursday, May 9, 2019 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.45 197 Monday, April 22, 2019 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.42 289 Thursday, January 17, 2019 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.41 211 Friday, December 21, 2018 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.34 351 Thursday, August 2, 2018 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.31 464 Sunday, February 18, 2018 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.30 397 Wednesday, December 27, 2017 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.27 472 Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.21 527 Sunday, April 2, 2017 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.20 386 Monday, February 27, 2017 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.15 450 Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.10 411 Wednesday, December 21, 2016 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.06 448 Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.05 382 Monday, June 6, 2016 Approved
WifiInfoView 2.00 311 Thursday, April 28, 2016 Approved
WifiInfoView 1.97 458 Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Approved
WifiInfoView 1.96 390 Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Approved
WifiInfoView 1.95 397 Thursday, December 3, 2015 Approved
WifiInfoView 1.79 390 Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Approved

Package

  • Automatically built and uploaded by dtgm

This package has no dependencies.

Discussion for the WifiInfoView Package

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  • This discussion is only about WifiInfoView and the WifiInfoView package. If you have feedback for Chocolatey, please contact the Google Group.
  • This discussion will carry over multiple versions. If you have a comment about a particular version, please note that in your comments.
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