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Is the first time that I use Wireshark. I installed it on 32 bits windows 7 machine but I cannot capture anything.

asked 22 Jun '11, 02:30

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Szigeti Eduard
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edited 04 Aug '11, 15:24

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Do you mean that you see no interfaces to capture from, or that you start your capture but there are no packets? Anyway, have a look here

(22 Jun '11, 04:59) Jaap ♦

As a suggestion, Right-click on the Wireshark Icon, then select Run As Administrator.

Hope this is helpful,

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answered 24 Jun '11, 05:02

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