How To Install Wireshark on PC (Windows 10/8/7)

In this tutorial, learn how to download and install Wireshark on PC (Windows 10/8/7).

Let me explain first what is Wireshark?

Wireshark is the world’s foremost and widely-used network protocol analyzer. It lets you see what’s happening on your network at a microscopic level and is the de facto (and often de jure) standard across many commercial and non-profit enterprises, government agencies, and educational institutions.

Wireshark For Windows 10/8/7

Wireshark 3.2.2

Key Features of Wireshark For Windows 10/8/7:

– Deep inspection of hundreds of protocols, with more being added all the time
– Live capture and offline analysis
– Standard three-pane packet browser
– Multi-platform: Runs on Windows, Linux, macOS, Solaris, FreeBSD, NetBSD, and many others
– Captured network data can be browsed via a GUI, or via the TTY-mode TShark utility
– The most powerful display filters in the industry
– Rich VoIP analysis
– Read/write many different capture file formats: tcpdump (libpcap), Pcap NG, Catapult DCT2000, Cisco Secure IDS iplog, Microsoft Network Monitor, Network General Sniffer® (compressed and uncompressed), Sniffer® Pro, and NetXray®, Network Instruments Observer, NetScreen snoop, Novell LANalyzer, RADCOM WAN/LAN Analyzer, Shomiti/Finisar Surveyor, Tektronix K12xx, Visual Networks Visual UpTime, WildPackets EtherPeek/TokenPeek/AiroPeek, and many others
– Capture files compressed with gzip can be decompressed on the fly
– Live data can be read from Ethernet, IEEE 802.11, PPP/HDLC, ATM, Bluetooth, USB, Token Ring, Frame Relay, FDDI, and others (depending on your platform)
– Decryption support for many protocols, including IPsec, ISAKMP, Kerberos, SNMPv3, SSL/TLS, WEP, and WPA/WPA2
– Coloring rules can be applied to the packet list for quick, intuitive analysis
– Output can be exported to XML, PostScript®, CSV, or plain text

Download Wireshark For Windows 10/8/7 (32bit & 64bit)

You can download Wireshark latest version for Windows 7/8/10 (32bit & 64 bit) from this below link:

Windows Installer (32-bit)

Windows Installer (64-bit)

How to Install Wireshark in Windows 10/8/7

1. To begin, download Wireshark for Windows click here.

2. Once the file is downloaded, run and install Wireshark on your Windows PC. It takes about 2-3 minutes from there to complete the installation process.

3. Follow the on-screen guide and install Wireshark on your Windows PC.

4. After the installation, launch Wireshark.

System Requirements For Wireshark:

  • OS: Windows 10, 8.1, Server 2019, Server 2016, Server 2012 R2, and Server 2012.
  • The Universal C Runtime. This is included with Windows 10 and Windows Server 2019 and is installed automatically on earlier versions if Microsoft Windows Update is enabled. Otherwise you must install KB2999226 or KB3118401.
  • Any modern 64-bit AMD64/x86-64 or 32-bit x86 processor.
  • 500 MB available RAM. Larger capture files require more RAM.
  • 500 MB available disk space. Capture files require additional disk space.
  • Any modern display. 1280 × 1024 or higher resolution is recommended. Wireshark will make use of HiDPI or Retina resolutions if available. Power users will find multiple monitors useful.
    A supported network card for capturing

Hope something helps you.

How To Install Wireshark on PC (Windows 10/8/7)
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