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Hi, I wanted to know if there was any way that I could possibly send a packet and control its headers in VB. Also, I would greatly appriciate it if anyone could tell me how to retrieve incomming packets, like a packet sniffer. I would gladly award extra points to anyone who can help me out with this! Thanks!
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you can find the source of a visual basic packet sniffer here:
http://www.planet-source-code.com/vb/scripts/ShowCode.asp?txtCodeId=46567&lngWId=1
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Hey thanks ennixo! I will leave this post up to hopefully get more info on sending packets. If I do not get any replies to my question then I will accept your answer as the best :D. If I do get some replies on this topic, I will still award you with some points because of your help. Thanks!
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ennixo, I may very well accept your answer as the correct answer. Using the source code you gave me, I was able to construct a program that can send out packets and control the headers, I just need to complete it and make sure everything works.
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no problem for me, i will accept your points ;)
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Hey it worked! Thanks a lot :D !!! Also another thanks for this question from you: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Programming_Languages/Visual_Basic/Q_20951960.html . I was looking for this code, then I found one of your previous quesitons, and it helped me to make my packet sender (with resizing the forms and all). Cheers!
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