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Windows 7: Network Activity Indicator

30 Nov 2009   #1
dmex

 
Network Activity Indicator

In Windows 7, all you can get is a static icon to show you are on a network, no animation to show the traffic.

The animation feature had been removed from Windows 7, so Igor Tolmachev decided to create a simple application to satisfy those people who want to see when data is coming and going on the network.

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Unlike the original Windows XP utility (that has individual indicators for each interface), this program indicates outgoing and incoming network packets on all available interfaces.

The source-code and original article can be found here: Network Activity Indicator for Windows 7.




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17 Feb 2012   #2
midhunprp

win 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 

thanks
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26 Aug 2013   #3
csharpdev

Windows 7 32bit
 
 
Thanks

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19 Oct 2013   #4
reena0307

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Cool work... Using this for more than 1 month.. Yet No bug or anything.. Great to use a app like this
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08 Feb 2014   #5
arms

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Good Job
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05 Mar 2014   #6
andrew129260

Windows 7 Professional x64 Sp1
 
 

Thanks!
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