Ekahau Site Survey is a professional Wi-Fi design and troubleshooting software that helps you plan, optimize, and maintain high-performing wireless networks. Whether you are designing a new network or validating an existing one, Ekahau Site Survey helps you ensure reliable Wi-Fi coverage and performance.
But before you can start using Ekahau Site Survey, you need to activate your license. In this article, we will guide you through the steps to activate your Ekahau Site Survey license and get started with your Wi-Fi projects.
What you need to activate your Ekahau Site Survey license
To activate your Ekahau Site Survey license, you will need the following:
An Ekahau account. If you dont have one, you can create one here.
An activation code. You should have received this by email when you purchased Ekahau Site Survey. If you dont have it, you can request it here.
An internet connection. You will need to connect to the internet to activate your license online.
An Ekahau Sidekick 2 device. This is the most accurate and reliable Wi-Fi measurement device that works with Ekahau Site Survey. You can learn more about it here.
An iOS or Android device. You will need to install the Ekahau Survey app on your mobile device to perform Wi-Fi site surveys with Ekahau Sidekick 2. You can download the app from the App Store or the Google Play Store.
How to activate your Ekahau Site Survey license online
Once you have everything ready, follow these steps to activate your Ekahau Site Survey license online:
Go to https://account.ekahau.com/ and log in with your Ekahau account credentials.
Click on My Products and then on Activate License.
Enter your activation code and click on Activate.
You will see a confirmation message that your license has been activated successfully.
You can now download and install Ekahau AI Pro software on your computer from here. This is the desktop software that works with Ekahau Site Survey.
You can also access your Connect Subscription features from here. This includes Survey and Analyzer mobile apps, Cloud sync, Insights Wi-Fi performance analytics, maintenance, and support.
How to perform Wi-Fi site surveys with Ekahau Site Survey
After activating your license and installing the software, you are ready to perform Wi-Fi site surveys with Ekahau Site Survey. Here are the basic steps:
Connect your Ekahau Sidekick 2 device to your mobile device via Bluetooth.
Open the Ekahau Survey app on your mobile device and log in with your Ekahau account credentials.
Create a new project or open an existing one.
Import a floor plan or use the camera to capture one.
Start surveying by walking around the area and tapping on the screen to mark your location.
You can use the Autopilot mode to automatically track your location and capture more data at more locations.
You can also use the Inspect mode to view in-depth scan details on your survey path and analyze the spectrum.
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