scan valid interval?

Discussion in 'Networking' started by movingincircles, Feb 13, 2008.

  1. movingincircles

    Jun 14, 2002
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    im in device manager, looking at my Atheros 5007EG wireless device properties, and theres a field for "scan valid interval" default setting at 60

    when I double it, nothing happens...what is this setting?
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  3. Crusty

    Crusty Lifer

    Sep 30, 2001
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    Scan Valid Interval?The amount of time (in seconds) before the client starts scanning for a better access point after reaching the roaming threshold or missing beacons. (See Table 1 for the threshold criteria.) The higher the value, the less time the client spends scanning for a better access point and the more time it has to send data.