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hi, im a newbie to this program and currently doing project on packets and security. could someone help me how to set up to sniff packet sent and received from other pc that are connected in the same network that im in.. yeah, via a wireless network... =)

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answered 16 Mar '11, 08:25

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thanks jeff... but i have read it before... man, i read it 3 or 4 times already, but i just cant get it how to run it on windows... in the capture option, there is a button for wireless setting and remote setting, and those buttons are disabled.. what should i do?

(16 Mar '11, 23:01) mr_T

I'm not an expert on WLAN capturing, but IIRC the most important question is: what OS are you using? If it's Windows, chances are you're out of luck (unless you buy an AirPcap adapter). See the section about using Monitor mode.

(17 Mar '11, 06:56) JeffMorriss ♦

im using windows vista basic 32-bit... okay i'll try to get an adapter via my university... most probably i wont succeed but its worth a try... thanks again...

(17 Mar '11, 18:51) mr_T
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