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Hi, How can I connect my GSM phone to wireshark, I had installed the modem driver of the phone but still not appearing in interface list,

thanks Solarisan

asked 24 May '11, 12:00

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What operating system are you using, and what version of that operating system?

(24 May '11, 15:57) Guy Harris ♦♦

I am using Win XP SP3

(25 May '11, 08:23) solarisan

Your GSM phone probably appears as a PPP device; support for those in WinPcap is limited. See the item about PPP devices in the WinPcap FAQ.

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answered 25 May '11, 12:18

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