Raw sockets in windows

This is a discussion on Raw sockets in windows within the Networking/Device Communication forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; I'm just wondering, is there a way at all to use raw sockets at all in a windows environment -specifically ...

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    Raw sockets in windows

    I'm just wondering, is there a way at all to use raw sockets at all in a windows environment -specifically Vista- ? I have searched google with no luck on this.


    EDIT: This is likely going to need to be moved to network communication. Mods!
    Last edited by Syscal; 09-21-2010 at 01:21 PM.

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    I believe that the usage of raw sockets in Vista was disabled.
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    If you wish to send raw packets you can try using Winpcap.

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