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Message received when trying to monitor a network.

The capture session could not be initiated (failed to set hardware filter to promiscuous mode).

Please check that "\Device\NPF_{37AEC650-717D-42BF-AB23-4DFA1B1B9748}" is the proper interface.

asked 07 May '12, 09:17

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answered 07 May '12, 09:27

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