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Can anyone tell me how to stop wireshark giving the port numbers for TCP packets popular names like "ddi-tcp" and "blackjack" etc, I just want to see the port number.



asked 04 Apr '12, 08:02

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Sure, just disable "Name Resolution" for the "Transport Layer" in the View menu (for temporary effect), or go into the preferences and disabled it in the Name Resolutions section.

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answered 04 Apr '12, 08:04

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Thanks for that Jasper,

Can I use this method on pre captured files which I load back in to view?



(04 Apr '12, 08:09) Baz

No need to worry,

I've just fingered it out. If you change the "View" setting you have to re-load the file.



(04 Apr '12, 08:13) Baz

If changing the "View" setting doesn't change what you see without having to reload the file, that's a bug (even if it's complicated to fix); please file a bug about that at the Wireshark Bugzilla.

(04 Apr '12, 08:32) Guy Harris ♦♦
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