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Facing issue while opening wireshark in gns3

asked 2022-03-19 10:52:18 +0000

amar gravatar image

whenever i want to capture packets, wireshark ask do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device and when i clicked on yes, its asking again and again. Help me out on this.

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Are you using Winpcap?

According to Npcap should be used

Recent versions of Windows 10 have an issue with WinPcap. If Wireshark hangs while trying to use it in a GNS3 topology, consider switching to Npcap instead.

André gravatar imageAndré ( 2022-03-19 19:35:29 +0000 )edit

Are you using Npcap? If so, then if the dialogs refer to the "The helper program for "Admin-only Mode"" from "Insecure LLC", then that's a known issue with Wireshark for which there is currently no workaround or fix - just keep saying "Yes" until it stops. (If there are a lot of interfaces, it'll ask a lot of questions....)

Guy Harris gravatar imageGuy Harris ( 2022-03-19 21:47:47 +0000 )edit

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answered 2022-03-19 19:38:30 +0000

Jaap gravatar image

Probably best posted in the GNS3 forum.

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