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Old 06-13-2014, 01:10 AM   #1
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problem in displaying mode of wireless adapter

mode of the wireless adapter is not shown.
airmon-ng start <interface>
nothing info about wireless adapter comes up.
just that
PID name
1702 dhclient13
interface chipset driver.
Old 06-14-2014, 09:36 AM   #2
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The code to put your wireless card in monitor mode is simply
airmon-ng start wlan0
(assuming you have one wireless adapter).

By entering this command interface mon0 will be created. You can see it by typing
ifconfig -a


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