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wireshark don't open after first start. Reinstall didn't help, wireshark ones starts okay, but on next attempt don't open, freezes on 100%. My system is windows 8.1 x64.

asked 19 Mar '14, 13:06

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Sounds similar to the following question:

http://ask.wireshark.org/questions/26361/loading-configuration-files

Please check if there is a dumpcap.exe process running in the background. If so, kill it and Wireshark should start again.

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Kurt

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answered 19 Mar '14, 13:12

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edited 19 Mar '14, 13:40

I made - In the registry, change HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\NPF\Start to 0x3 (SERVICE_DEMAND_START) and wireshark work normal, thanks you!

(20 Mar '14, 04:31) belnarto
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