Solution to the VLAN Tag Filtering Problem That Occurs When the Packets Are Captured on the PC

Publication Date:  2013-05-17 Views:  353 Downloads:  0
Issue Description
When packets are captured on the PC, the VLAN tags in the received packets are filtered. Therefore, the packets captured by the Ethereal do not carry VLAN tags. 
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Handling Process
To resolve this problem, perform the following steps:

1. In the cmd window, run ipconfig /all to check the type of the network adapter.
2. For the Broadcom Gigabit Ethernet card, perform the following steps:
2.1.Open the register.

2.2.Locate TxCoalescingTicks under HKEYLOCALMACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet.


2.3.Add an item PreserveVlanInfoInRxPacket=1 with type string.


2.4.Reboot the system after the modification.

3. For the Intel PRO/1000 or PRO/100 network adapter, set MonitorModeEnabled of HKEYLOCALMACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\Class{4D36E972-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}\00xx to 1. If the item MonitorModeEnabled does not exist, you must create a dword key.
Root Cause
You must modify the register to enable the drive to reserve VLAN tags.
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