Hidden Node Podcast

In late 2019, Joel Crane @Potato_Fi and I decided to start recording a podcast. TLDR Hidden Node Podcast, two guys talking tech, 3D printing, prototyping, soldering, fintech, Wi-Fi, almost anything goes. Listen to an episode, or… grab the link to your preferred Podcast app from: https://hiddennode.buzzsprout.com The Waffle-tastic long Version Joel and I found that … Continue reading Hidden Node Podcast

Build Your Own Ekahau Custom Report Templates

How do you go about creating your very own Ekahau Pro Custom Report Templates? …well I am creating a Deep Dive session that I will present at WLPC Phoenix 2020 to address this very question. It is my intention that the Deep Dive will equip the attendees with a basic working knowledge of JSON, the … Continue reading Build Your Own Ekahau Custom Report Templates

Macro to crop and resize images in Word(macOS)

Preface This article is mostly intended for users of Ekahau Site Survey Pro generating report documentation. I encourage you to clean-up, manipulate and prepare your floor plans before importing them into Ekahau. This will save you from a headache when it comes to report-writing time. Image manipulation is much easier before we create the Ekahau … Continue reading Macro to crop and resize images in Word(macOS)

Macro to crop and resize images in Word(Windows)

Preface This article is mostly intended for users of Ekahau Site Survey Pro generating report documentation. I encourage you to clean-up, manipulate and prepare your floor plans before importing them into Ekahau. This will save you from a headache when it comes to report-writing time. Image manipulation is much easier before we create the Ekahau … Continue reading Macro to crop and resize images in Word(Windows)

Un-paired Siri Remote will retain IR programming

This post admittedly addresses an incredibly niche scenario, I was pleasantly surprised by this discovery and decided it was worth a sharing in the shape of a small blog post. This is loosely┬árelated to the Apple TV request to blast IR commands. I find it hard to comprehend why the Apple TV 4 and 5 … Continue reading Un-paired Siri Remote will retain IR programming

How You Hang Your Hardware

An overview of the professional solutions I have encountered that allow you to attach your Wi-Fi survey gear to your laptop screen.
Followed by a look at some of the USB Hub modifications I have made to customise my USB 2.0 Octopus Hub.

GPS survey with Ekahau – setting up

Intended Audience: Anyone wishing to perform GPS survey using Windows 10, GpsGate and Ekahau Site Survey Pro. Requirements: Ekahau Site Survey Pro, compatible USB GPS receiver (I am using a Garmin 62s handhled GPS unit), Windows Operating System Step 1 – Download and install the latest version of GPSGate Splitter This application is referred to … Continue reading GPS survey with Ekahau – setting up

AP Name Broadcasting – Can you help?

I have created a “page” on this blog, where I would like to compile data regarding the AP Name Broadcast feature offered (or not) from each of the Wi-Fi Vendors. I am very keen to keep the information on this page up to date and accurate! If you have detail to add, or you spot … Continue reading AP Name Broadcasting – Can you help?