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Is it me or is there no capture filter field in 1.7?

asked 15 Nov '11, 16:41

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EricKnaus
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It's you. ;) Wireshark 1.7 supports capturing from multiple interfaces, so you can apply a different capture filter to each interface if you want. Because of this, the capture filter field was moved to the per-interface settings dialog.

So, prior to 1.7, you would specify a capture filter using, "Capture -> Options -> Capture Filter", but starting with 1.7, you would use, "Capture -> Options -> [double-click on your interface of choice] -> Capture Filter".

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answered 15 Nov '11, 18:19

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It's me alright! Cleverly disguised under "Capture Filters".

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(15 Nov '11, 18:55) EricKnaus
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