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Quickstart How to Create  Customized Graphs From  Wireshark Trace Files Using  Open Office
We Want To Go From Text To Graphical
Add a Column <ul><li>In this example I want Bytes per second, so I’ll have to go to Wireshark -> Preferences->Column and a...
Select The Appropriate Time Format Set the time to Time of Day and Seconds Tip;  When selecting Time Of Day and Seconds, u...
Create a CSV File <ul><li>You need to Export your Trace File to a CSV format </li></ul>1 2
OpenOffice Calc; Open The CSV File  1 2
Import Settings <ul><li>Make sure you have selected Comma </li></ul>
Subtotals And Graphs 1 2
Group your Subtotals <ul><li>Click on the 2 to display your subtotals </li></ul>
Format
Remove some text
Graph <ul><li>Select your data </li></ul>Go to Insert -> Chart Press the create button
Its up to you to get creative
<ul><li>For additional educational videos on Open Source Network Tools, please click on the following … </li></ul><ul><li>...
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OSTU - Customized Wireshark Graphs with Open Office (by Tony Fortunato)

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Tony Fortunato is a Senior Network Specialist with experience in design, implementation, and troubleshooting of LAN/WAN/Wireless networks, desktops and servers since 1989. His background in financial networks includes design and implementation of trading floor networks. Tony has taught at local high schools, Colleges/Universities, Networld/Interop and many onsite private classroom settings to thousands of analysts.

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OSTU - Customized Wireshark Graphs with Open Office (by Tony Fortunato)

  1. 1. Quickstart How to Create Customized Graphs From Wireshark Trace Files Using Open Office
  2. 2. We Want To Go From Text To Graphical
  3. 3. Add a Column <ul><li>In this example I want Bytes per second, so I’ll have to go to Wireshark -> Preferences->Column and add Packet Length (bytes) and move it up to the 3 rd entry. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Select The Appropriate Time Format Set the time to Time of Day and Seconds Tip; When selecting Time Of Day and Seconds, use the space bar and the menu will not go away
  5. 5. Create a CSV File <ul><li>You need to Export your Trace File to a CSV format </li></ul>1 2
  6. 6. OpenOffice Calc; Open The CSV File 1 2
  7. 7. Import Settings <ul><li>Make sure you have selected Comma </li></ul>
  8. 8. Subtotals And Graphs 1 2
  9. 9. Group your Subtotals <ul><li>Click on the 2 to display your subtotals </li></ul>
  10. 10. Format
  11. 11. Remove some text
  12. 12. Graph <ul><li>Select your data </li></ul>Go to Insert -> Chart Press the create button
  13. 13. Its up to you to get creative
  14. 14. <ul><li>For additional educational videos on Open Source Network Tools, please click on the following … </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.lovemytool.com/blog/ostu.html </li></ul>LoveMyTool.com – Community for Network Tools

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