Ask Your Question

Packet List pane missing and option in View greyed out

asked 2020-09-18 20:03:10 +0000

jlo gravatar image

updated 2020-09-18 20:19:04 +0000

My packet list pane disappeared suddenly and the Packet List option in the View menu is now greyed out. I have tried restarting Wireshark, restarting my machine, and even uninstalling and reinstalling the application. Problem persists.

I'm on macOS

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 Answer

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted

answered 2020-09-18 20:30:45 +0000

SYN-bit gravatar image

The most logical explanation is that you changed the layout preferences. Go to Wireshark -> Preferences -> Appearance -> Layout and check if packet list is selected under pane 1 (or any other pane).

edit flag offensive delete link more


Yep. That was it. I couldn't find anything to explain this. Thank you!

jlo gravatar imagejlo ( 2020-09-18 20:33:03 +0000 )edit

You're welcome, glad I could help!

SYN-bit gravatar imageSYN-bit ( 2020-09-18 20:39:24 +0000 )edit

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

Question Tools

1 follower


Asked: 2020-09-18 20:03:10 +0000

Seen: 933 times

Last updated: Sep 18 '20