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How to enable Monitor mode on Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG (Windows Vista)?

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How to enable Packet injection and Monitor mode on Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG running on Windows Vista? I have read that this is possible with linux, but can it be done on Windows?
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Short answer is no.

Depending on the chipset used on the wireless card, it may not be possible at all.

But you can try it with a bootable Live Distribution of Linux without losing Vista (until you're ready [grin]).

I suggest Network Security Toolkit (NST).
http://www.networksecuritytoolkit.org/nst/index.html
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Hi,

Thanx for your reply. I'll test this and post the results as soon as possible.
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