Tool: Microsoft Message Analyzer 1.3.1

Applies to:

Windows 10

Windows Server 2012 R2

Windows 7

Windows Server 2012

Windows 8

Windows Server 2008 R2

Windows 7


Microsoft Message Analyzer v. 1.3.1

Released: 7/30/2015


For details of what’s new, please check:




Message Analyzer v1.3 vs Network Monitor v3.4

Network tracing (packet sniffing) built-in to Windows Clients (7,8,8.1,10) and Windows Server (2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2).

Tool: Installing the Microsoft Message Analyzer version 1.3

How to setup a local network trace using “Start Local Trace” in Message Analyzer v1.3?

How to setup a local network trace on the LAN using Message Analyzer v1.3 UI?

So you want to use Wireshark to read the netsh trace output .etl?

Remote Capture with Message Analyzer and Windows 8.1
Note:  It works with Windows 10.