PCAPNG file extension - PCAP Next Generation Dump file
What is pcapng file? How to open pcapng files?
File type specification:
The pcapng file extension is associated with the PCAP Next Generation Dump file format used to store data captured from the network, used for example by popular Wireshark network logger.
It is an attempt to replace the older libpcap format.
The default software associated to pcapng file type:
Company or developer:
Wireshark is multi-platform network protocol analyzer. It is able to capture and interactively browse the traffic running on a computer network.
List of software applications associated to the .pcapng file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open pcapng file, edit pcapng file, convert pcapng file, view pcapng file, play pcapng file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the pcapng files.
- Open pcapng file
- Save pcapng file
- Edit pcapng file
- Create pcapng file