Wlan L1 Test 08 - Scan for Networks

This automated test issues a scan request and enumerates networks after the scan.

Test details

Associated requirements

Device.Network.WLAN.Base.MeetScanAndConnReq Device.Network.WLAN.CSBBase.MeetScanAndConnReq

See the device hardware requirements.


Windows 7 (x64) Windows 7 (x86) Windows RT (ARM-based) Windows 8 (x64) Windows 8 (x86) Windows RT 8.1 Windows 8.1 x64 Windows 8.1 x86

Expected run time

~1 minutes


Basic Certification




Running the test

Before you run the test, complete the test setup as described in the test requirements: Wireless LAN (802.11) Testing Prerequisites.

This test will do the following:

  • Test will disable the device.

  • Test will enable the device.

  • Test will start a scan with the option to flush set to true.

  • Test will fail if scan complete event is not returned in less than six seconds.

  • Test will fail if a scan failure event is returned.

  • Test will enumerate available networks after a completed scan.

  • Test will fail if there are no networks in the enumerated list.


For troubleshooting information, see Troubleshooting Wireless LAN (802.11) Tests.



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