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Cannot capture wireless traffic anymore?


Hi all,

I have been using wireshark to analyze my wireless traffic for a while. The past couple of times I've tried to use it, my wireless card (an Atheros AR9285) doesn't even show up on the interfaces list anymore. I re-installed WinPcap and wireshark (64-bit) but to no avail. Any ideas?

J.W. California

asked 15 Dec '11, 09:17

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Jim Willows
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edited 16 Dec '11, 13:58

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Would it help to know I am using Windows 7 64-bit?

(16 Dec '11, 09:58) Jim Willows

This is a possible duplicate of NPF driver Problem in Windows 7. More at Wireshark wiki on privileges.

(16 Dec '11, 13:58) helloworld