Information about .pcap File Extension
CAP file is a Libpcap Captured Packets. Libpcap support saving captured packets to a file, and reading files containing saved packets. Applications can be written, using libpcap or WinPcap, to be able to capture network traffic and analyze it, or to read a saved capture and analyze it, using the same analysis code.
Common .pcap file type descriptions:
- Wireshark capture file
- Archivo PCAP
Applications, associated with .pcap files
|Wireshark by The Wireshark developer community, http://www.wireshark.org/|
|Notepad by Microsoft Corporation|
Notepad is a simple text editor for Microsoft Windows. It has been included in all versions of Microsoft Windows.