How to Install Wireshark v2.4.5 and Enabling to Capture TCP/IP Traffic

(Doc ID 2366125.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2018

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version and later
Generic Windows


The purpose of this document is to assist in the installation and capture of network packets using Wireshark.  Wireshark is a free application that allows you to capture and view the data traveling back and forth on your network, and can be useful for troubleshooting issues that you may have reason to suspect are occuring at the network level.  It is commonly utilized to assist debugging at the network level.

Originally known as Ethereal, Wireshark features a user-friendly interface that can display data from hundreds of different protocols on all major network types. These data packets can be viewed in real-time or analyzed offline, with dozens of capture/trace file formats supported including CAP and ERF. Integrated decryption tools allow you to view encrypted packets for several popular protocols such as TCP/IP or UDP.

Where do I Get Wireshark From?
You can download Wireshark from the following URL:


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