The existing Wireshark releases (1.8 and prior) used little pictures of NICs (Network Interface Cards) for the toolbar icons denoting "Start Capture", "Stop Capture", "Restart Capture", etc.

For the upcoming 1.10 release we are looking to update those icons to be clearer and less complicated, and we are considering going with a video metaphor (either recording or playback).

Like all such changes this has generated some debate (for one such thread, see and we are looking to gather some opinions on which icon style people prefer.

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* 1. Which number do you prefer for the Start Capture and Stop Capture icons?