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Is it possible to run several processes of Wireshark on a single PC running Windows (as long as we have several Ethernet ports)?

asked 05 Jan '11, 11:32

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Yes, even if you have just one Ethernet card you can run multiple instances and capture, at least I did that a couple of times before, capturing with different sets of capture filters on the same card. I would not advise to capture on a single card like this in a serious analysis case, but if it's not critical it works just fine. Multiple cards should be no problem.

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answered 05 Jan '11, 12:30

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Thanks Jasper! I appreciate the response.

(05 Jan '11, 21:30) jhaynes
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