Platform / Bits Microsoft Windows / 64 bit
MD5 a672f1cf00fa5ac3f4f59577f77d8c86
SHA1 b68e64401d91c75cafa810086a35cd0838c61a4b
Description wpcap.dll Dynamic Link Library - based on libpcap 1.0rel0b branch (20091008)
Size / Zip Size 0.35 MB / 0.16 MB
Downloads 2428
Rating 4.7

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Errors related to wpcap.dll can arise for a few different different reasons. For instance, a faulty application, wpcap.dll has been deleted or misplaced, corrupted by malicious software present on your PC or a damaged Windows registry.

The most commonly occurring error messages are:

  • The program can't start because wpcap.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem.
  • There was a problem starting wpcap.dll. The specified module could not be found
  • Error loading wpcap.dll. The specified module could not be found.
  • wpcap.dll is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error.

In the vast majority of cases, the solution is to properly reinstall wpcap.dll on your PC, to the Windows system folder. Alternatively, some programs, notably PC games, require that the DLL file is placed in the game/application installation folder.

Additional details about wpcap.dll

Wpcap.dll is a DLL used by packet sniffing and low-level network utilities running on Windows(r). If a program requires this DLL file, and you do not recall using a program that needs low-level network access, then a program may be trying to capture your network data or hack systems on your home network.

2014-09-01 Our Support Says:

While the file itself is not necessarily dangerous, this file is currently being used by several hacker groups augmenting their in-house developed Trojans to create massive botnets, both for DDoS purposes and to capture sensitive information like your passwords, web traffic and private information from your local network. Unless otherwise noted we do not recommend installing this file until the situation is changed.

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