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Microsoft Network Monitor cap file can be opened by Wireshark but save as function is disabled

asked 2018-05-30 08:01:11 +0000

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I need to capture wireless traffic in monitor mode, so use Microsoft Network Monitor 3.4. To me, it seems to be the only solution on Windows 10.

The cap file generated by Network Monitor can be opened by Wireshark and displayed correctly. However, I found that both the "save as" and "Export Specified Packets ..." functions (from the "File" menu) are disabled.

How can I make such functions work?

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it seems to be the only solution on Windows 10.

FYI: There are other solutions. See the Wireshark CaptureSetup/WLAN wiki page. In particular Npcap, a modern WinPcap replacement, provides a very good solution.

cmaynard gravatar imagecmaynard ( 2018-05-30 13:33:22 +0000 )edit

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answered 2018-05-30 08:13:32 +0000

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Theres a lenghtly explanation here and a shorter here

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Ok, so it's still not possible now?

ssss gravatar imagessss ( 2018-05-30 08:18:45 +0000 )edit

Yes, it's still not possible.

Anders gravatar imageAnders ( 2018-05-30 08:42:14 +0000 )edit

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