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Old 09-18-2004, 10:35 AM   #1
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Wireless Network SSID?

How to I identify which wireless network I am on? When I do


the output does not give the network SSID. Sorry for the silly question, but here is student housing there are quite a few!
Old 09-18-2004, 10:52 AM   #2
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i think a few spacifics might be useful inorder to help you out.
what card are you using? (linksys, d-link.....) i know that with the linksys there is a config file to edit inorder to specify your ssid. i may not be able to help too much since i am new to wireless but i just might be. lol
Old 09-18-2004, 10:58 AM   #3
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i saw from another post that you appear to be running FC2 -- if this is correct, than the
redhat wizards and such should be avail. to you...

try referencing this page:
Old 09-19-2004, 12:13 PM   #4
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Got it

Yeah, got it, thanks! The best way is


Then you can see which router the wifi picked up if you have it set to jump on the first one it sees.


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