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Introduction : Commonly used terms
Commonly used terms
The following table contains descriptions of frequently used terms.
Term
Description
Capture window
Packets are captured into configurable capture windows, each with its own selected adapter, its own dedicated capture buffer and its own settings for filters, triggers, and statistics output. See Viewing and Decoding Packets.
Capture file
Capture windows can be saved as capture files (also called Trace files). See Opening saved capture files.
Capture Engines window
The user interface that Omnipeek provides for the Capture Engines. See Using Capture Engines with Omnipeek.
Forensics Capture
A template on a Capture Engine optimized for captures used for forensic analysis. See Forensics capture on a Capture Engine.
Capture Options dialog
The dialog used to configure settings for individual capture windows. See Configuring capture options.