[Winpcap-users] WiFi monitoring on win7

Guy Harris guy at alum.mit.edu
Wed Dec 16 15:42:37 PST 2009

On Dec 16, 2009, at 3:36 PM, Joshua (Shiwei) Zhao wrote:

> So although winpcap now supports win7, it's still based on ndis5.x

As I understand it, yes.

> and doesn't work on ndis6.0?

Or, rather, it doesn't support the new NDIS 6.0 features, including Native Wi-Fi; it *does* work on systems that implement NDIS 6.0, such as the Windows NT 6.x systems - Vista, Server 2008, and 7 - but it does so by running as an NDIS 5.x driver.

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