Guidelines for Native 802.11 Network Monitor Receive Operations

Important The Native 802.11 Wireless LAN interface is deprecated in Windows 10 and later. Please use the WLAN Device Driver Interface (WDI) instead. For more information about WDI, see WLAN Universal Windows driver model.

This section describes the guidelines for receive operations performed by Native 802.11 miniport drivers operating in Network Monitor (NetMon) mode. For more information about this mode, see Network Monitor Operation Mode.

This section has the following topics:

Indicating Raw 802.11 Packets

Guidelines for 802.11 Promiscuous Receive Operations

For more information about indicating received 802.11 packets, see Guidelines for Indicating Received 802.11 Packets.