CommView for WiFi History

Version history for CommView for WiFi shows you how often it was updated over the past months (starting Jan 13, 2005) as well as 'what is new' information for each update (if available, since this information provided by the author).

Version: 6.5
Size: 28546 KB
OS: Windows
Description:   CommView for WiFi is a powerful wireless network monitor and analyzer for 802.11 a / b/g networks. With CommView you can see the list of network connections and vital IP statistics and examine individual packets.

v 6.5 updated on Dec 01, 2014

A completely reworked protocol decoder: more supported protocols and a summary for each packet.

v 6.3 updated on Jun 15, 2010

upport for USB adapters: Ubiquiti SR71-USB (802.11 a/b/g/n), Proxim ORiNOCO 8494 (802.11 a/b/g/n), TP-Link TL-WN821N (802.11 b/g/n), NETGEAR WN111 v2 (802.11 b/g/n)

v 5.7 updated on Dec 18, 2007

* Support for 802.11n * Support for cards based on the latest Atheros chipsets * Signal level in dBm is now available in addition to signal level in percentile (Atheros-based cards)

v 5.6 updated on Apr 26, 2007

Full IPv6 support throughout the application, UTF-8 support in TCP session reconstruction, optional reassembly of fragmented IP packets, A new alarm type: the application can pronounce messages, a few decoding and session reconstruction improvements, a few other bugfixes.

v 5.4 updated on Nov 01, 2006

Support for CommView Remote Agent for WiFi.

v 5.3 updated on Jul 27, 2006

* IP-to-country mapping for IP addresses provides real-time geolocation for all IP addresses shown by the application. * Redesigned columns in the "Packets" tab and "Log Viewer" to make them more convenient to use. The column order on all tabs of the main application window is now customizable. * Ability to create any number of snapshots of the current packet buffer, which makes it much easier to work with packets under a heavy network load. You can now examine the buffer in separate windows, without the risk of losing old packets and the need to look for packets that were scrolled out of view. * Colorization of Management frames depending on their type. * Improved alarms allow you to easily detect Ad Hoc stations and send customizable e-mail alerts. * Support for Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG and 2915ABG adapters (beta version). * Support for new 802.11a channels in the JP regulatory domain. * Resizable "Statistics" window. * Improved "Find" dialog. * Optional gridlines for a better packet visibility. * A few other improvements.

v 5.1 updated on Jun 06, 2005

New adapters supported: 3Com OfficeConnect Wireless a/b/g PC Card (3CRWE154A72), D-Link AirPlus G DWL-G630 Wireless Cardbus Adapter (Rev. C), D-Link AirPremier DWL-AG530 Wireless PCI Adapter, NETGEAR WG511U Double 108 Mbps Wireless PC Card.

v 5.0 updated on Jan 13, 2005

Proactive scanning using PROBE REQUEST packets, Packet Generator, new advanced rules, high resolution time stamping, new decoding modules, graphic matrices of conversations between hosts

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