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Creating a Packet Bookmark (by Tony Fortunato)

I thought I would share another tip or trick that always seem to impress the crowds.

When I capture packets, there are times where I am am either without a pen/paper or the applicaiton is a streaming app that is constantly sending/receiveing packets.

So what do you do?

I set up a packet bookmark which is simply an event that generates packets, like a ping. For example, ping google.com then do something, ping google again, etc....

Now all you have to do is search for the pings (in this example) and yo ucan quickly find your way through your traces.

For added convience, edit the properties of the ping shortcut and configure a hot key combination like Ctrl+Shift+P.  Now you can ping without having to navigate back to the desktop or wherever you have your shortcut.

 

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