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Where is the file for Manually Name Resolution saved?

asked 28 Aug '14, 02:59

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If you select an IP address and select "Manually Resolve Address" the name resolution is not stored in any file: the name to IP resolution is stored in memory (i.e., after you manually input the mapping).

Now, if you save the current capture file as a PCAPNG file then that file will contain that name to IP mapping in a Name Resolution Block in the PCAPNG file (so that it is available the next time you load the file).

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answered 28 Aug '14, 06:17

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