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Can I use wireshark on my pc (connected through ethernet) to monitor the bandwidth usage of my roommates on their wireless laptops?

asked 08 Nov '10, 14:56

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Yes - if you can capture their traffic. You will need an adapter that goes into promiscuous mode and monitor mode. If on Windows, check out the AirPcap Adapter from www.cacetech.com.

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answered 08 Nov '10, 17:09

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