Downloads of v 1.10.8:


Last Update:

13 Jun 2014

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Gerald Combs
  • WireShark team


wireshark chocolatey network protocol analyzer sniffer


This is not the latest version of WireShark available.

1.10.8 | Updated: 13 Jun 2014



Downloads of v 1.10.8:



Software Author(s):

  • Gerald Combs
  • WireShark team

WireShark 1.10.8

This is not the latest version of WireShark available.

All Checks are Unknown

2 Test of Unknown Status

Validation Testing Unknown

Verification Testing Unknown

To install WireShark, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade WireShark, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall WireShark, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade wireshark -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade wireshark -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure wireshark installed
    name: wireshark
    state: present
    version: 1.10.8
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'wireshark' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.10.8'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: wireshark,
    Version: 1.10.8,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller wireshark
   Name     = 'wireshark'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.10.8'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'wireshark':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.10.8',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install wireshark version="1.10.8" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 19 Mar 2015.


Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer. It lets you capture and interactively browse the traffic running on a computer network. It is the de facto (and often de jure) standard across many industries and educational institutions.
Wireshark development thrives thanks to the contributions of networking experts across the globe. It is the continuation of a project that started in 1998.
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In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Wireshark 3.2.0 16697 Wednesday, December 18, 2019 Approved
Wireshark 3.0.7 12292 Friday, December 6, 2019 Approved
Wireshark 3.0.6 25288 Thursday, October 24, 2019 Approved
Wireshark 3.0.5 20227 Sunday, September 22, 2019 Approved
Wireshark 3.0.4 9138 Thursday, September 12, 2019 Approved
Wireshark 3.0.3 33687 Thursday, July 18, 2019 Approved
Wireshark 3.0.2 34770 Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Approved
Wireshark 3.0.1 29250 Wednesday, April 10, 2019 Approved
Wireshark 3.0.0 15161 Thursday, March 28, 2019 Approved
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