= Sametime (TM) Community - Client Protocol (SAMETIME) =

This protocol is used by the IBM Sametime software.


An initial draft was made available in 2000.

Protocol dependencies

  • TCP: Typically, SAMETIME uses TCP as its transport protocol. The well known TCP port for SAMETIME traffic is 1533.

Example traffic

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The SAMETIME dissector is partially functional.

Preference Settings

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Example capture file

Display Filter

A complete list of SAMETIME display filter fields can be found in the http://www.wireshark.org/docs/dfref/s/sametime.html filter reference

Show only the SAMETIME based traffic:


Capture Filter

You cannot directly filter SAMETIME protocols while capturing. However, if you know the TCP port used (see above), you can filter on that one.

Capture only the SAMETIME traffic over the default port (1533):

 tcp port 1533 

External links


Imported from https://wiki.wireshark.org/SAMETIME on 2020-08-11 23:24:20 UTC