38149

How do I install and use WinPcap?

Question:

I went to winpcap.org today, downloaded the installer, and installed WinPcap on my Windows 7 laptop PC. However, the folder where it was installed contains only an installation log, an executable called rpcapd.exe, and an uninstall executable. When I run rpcapd.exe a dos shell appears:

Press CTLR+C to stop the server...

and nothing happens until I press CTRL+C, which closes the window. When I create a project in Microsoft Visual Studio and include < pcap.h >, I'm told there is no such file or directory. A search of my computer yields no results. I've tried reinstalling a couple times but with no new results. What am I missing here?

Answer1:

Development with WinPcap requires both the driver install, as well as the developer's pack. Have you installed the <a href="http://www.winpcap.org/devel.htm" rel="nofollow">developer's pack</a>?

Recommend

  • Multithreaded Server receives data from just one client JAVA
  • How to use a controller in an other file in Angularjs
  • How to find move constructors in codebase using grep or an IDE?
  • Dump all Raima db_VISTA Version 3.20 data to text
  • Why is my $q deferred not resolving in Angular unit test?
  • Installed a plugin on eclipse (mars), now eclipse won't start. How can I uninstall the plugin?
  • ANTLR4: Unrecognized constant value in a lexer command
  • Use double quote then curly brace in powershell -Command
  • JavaScript/jQuery dropdownlist change event with closure not working
  • JQuery UI selectable plugin - Multiple mouse drag selection and unselect option
  • How do I chomp a string if I have Perl 4?
  • Bundler using old version
  • Intellisense for C++ in VS2010
  • Clickable Webcontrol, ASP.NET
  • Can't CTRL+Drag NSButton to custom NSView header
  • Notepad++ - delete all lines with certain text
  • How to convert row to column in notepad++
  • How to format code on aptana 3?
  • PHPStorm Namespace support not working for Symfony2 projects
  • why calling cd shell command through system() or execvp() from a child process won't work?
  • Installing Perl6 and Panda on Ubuntu 15.10. Problems with bootstrap.pl
  • How can I get the full list of running processes on a Mac from a python app
  • npm 5.4.1 install/uninstall all failing
  • Code in Job's Script Block after Start-Process Does not Execute
  • How to know when stdin is empty if it contains EOF?
  • Spark fat jar to run multiple versions on YARN
  • Java: can you cast Class into a specific interface?
  • Why value captured by reference in lambda is broken? [duplicate]
  • Running a C# exe file
  • Why winpcap requires both .lib and .dll to run?
  • SVN: Merging two branches together
  • Hibernate gives error error as “Access to DialectResolutionInfo cannot be null when 'hibernate.
  • ExecuteAsync RestSharp to allow backgroundWorker CancellationPending c#
  • How to set the response of a form post action to a iframe source?
  • How do you join a server to an Active Directory (domain)?
  • coudnt use logback because of log4j
  • How to CLICK on IE download dialog box i.e.(Open, Save, Save As…)
  • Can Visual Studio XAML designer handle font family names with spaces as a resource?
  • Are Kotlin's Float, Int etc optimised to built-in types in the JVM? [duplicate]
  • unknown Exception android