Profishark not detected by Wireshark on Windows

In case Wireshark is not detecting Profishark as a capturing interface please do the following:

  • open a CMD window as Administrator
  • run 'net stop npf'
  • run 'net start npf'

If the problem persists, restart the host computer* with the Profishark connected.

*This solution applies only for Windows hosts.

  • Last modified: July 1, 2021