Network View

You can display important network information about your Wi-Fi and Network Setup from the Network view.   Select Network from the left navigation pane on the Fing Desktop to display the Network View. 

Fing Desktop

Select Network from the left navigation bar on the Fing dashboard to display the Network View. 

 

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Fing Mobile

  • From Overview, click the Devices widget or the blue See devices button
  • Click the Network tab

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What's Shown in the Network View

Information is organized in these categories.

  • Wi-FI Access Points
  • Network Setup
  • Network Devices
  • Internet Setup

The navigation bar on the bottom of the header has links to each section. In the top right corner are the last scan time and the Refresh button, which refreshes the Network page.

In the network header, you can

  • Change the network context (Home, Office, Rental, Public)
  • Edit the network details (Name, Notes and Location Address)
  • View the timeline of network events history

The header shows the Network location.  Click Edit network details to customize and edit the location address.

From the network page, you can also

  • Enable or Disable the Deep Scan. If enabled, a scan runs weekly on each discovered device, collecting additional details for HTTP, HTTPS, SSH, Telnet, FTP, and SMB to improve the device recognition.
  • Send an export file of your Network in Excel format to your email account.

Click Creating a Device Inventory for more information on how to export a network scan.

Pause/Block Devices in Network View

If you are using the Block or Pause feature, and you are running the desktop app on the primary blocking device, the block and pause section shows the following:

  • The status of pause and block functionalities
  • The Feedback about your block and pause request
  • The primary blocking device

If you are running the desktop app on the secondary blocking device, the section shows the following:

  • The status of pause and block functionalities
  • The Feedback about your block and pause request
  • The current device
  • The primary blocking device
  • The primary blocking device status
  • The button to update the secondary device as the primary

Click Block a Device and Pause Internet Access for further details about the block and pause functionalities.

Need Help?

Click the Submit a request button at the top right of the page.

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