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I am trying to view 802.11 frames from Wireshark and after researching in youtube, I see that I don't have the monitor mode. What do I need so that I can see 802.11 frames from Wireshark. Thanks

asked 13 Feb '17, 19:11

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On which operating system are you running Wireshark? (The mechanism for getting monitor mode differs from operating system to operating system; libpcap/Npcap tries to hide those details, but it doesn't always work.)

(13 Feb '17, 22:37) Guy Harris ♦♦

Wireshark may supports for monitor mode by Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, and Mac OS X.

Please refer to the following article.

wire shaark wiki

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answered 13 Feb '17, 23:02

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