Overclock.net › Forums › Software, Programming and Coding › Networking & Security › App for monitoring WIFI connections
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

App for monitoring WIFI connections

post #1 of 8
Thread Starter 
Hi guys, know pretty much nothing about networking and looking for a simple app which shows the IP/device name and how much data/speed of data that a devices on my wifi iare using up. Been googling and theres quite a few which show it in a more complicated manner.

Ideas?

Cheers
My System
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X6 1090T 4GHZ Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 GTX670 Corsair Vengeance 16gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M + 1TB + 1.5TB +1.5tb LG dvd-rw Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Benq 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Thermaltake 850w Antec P182 Razer Lachesis 
Mouse PadAudio
Corepad Large X-FI Forte 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X6 1090T 4GHZ Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 GTX670 Corsair Vengeance 16gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M + 1TB + 1.5TB +1.5tb LG dvd-rw Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Benq 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Thermaltake 850w Antec P182 Razer Lachesis 
Mouse PadAudio
Corepad Large X-FI Forte 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 8
I have it setup on my Router using Gargoyle. It gives me which hostname is using it when setup with Static IP's.

What router do ya have?
ESXi Home Box
(6 items)
 
The Workstation.
(16 items)
 
 
CPURAMHard DriveOS
Dual L5630 72GB DDR3 RECC 120GB VERTEX 4 + 6TB RAID5 ESXi 6.0 U2 
Other
Dell PowedgeR710  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core i5 2.4GHZ Intel Iris Pro 16GB DDR3 256GB PCI-e x2 
OSKeyboardMouse
OSX 10.11 + Win 10 Apple Wireless Keyboard Apple Magic Trackpad 
  hide details  
Reply
ESXi Home Box
(6 items)
 
The Workstation.
(16 items)
 
 
CPURAMHard DriveOS
Dual L5630 72GB DDR3 RECC 120GB VERTEX 4 + 6TB RAID5 ESXi 6.0 U2 
Other
Dell PowedgeR710  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core i5 2.4GHZ Intel Iris Pro 16GB DDR3 256GB PCI-e x2 
OSKeyboardMouse
OSX 10.11 + Win 10 Apple Wireless Keyboard Apple Magic Trackpad 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 8
Thread Starter 
I've got a billion and under the billion page which shows traffic i have no clue what to look for so need a simpler app.
My System
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X6 1090T 4GHZ Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 GTX670 Corsair Vengeance 16gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M + 1TB + 1.5TB +1.5tb LG dvd-rw Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Benq 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Thermaltake 850w Antec P182 Razer Lachesis 
Mouse PadAudio
Corepad Large X-FI Forte 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X6 1090T 4GHZ Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 GTX670 Corsair Vengeance 16gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M + 1TB + 1.5TB +1.5tb LG dvd-rw Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Benq 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Thermaltake 850w Antec P182 Razer Lachesis 
Mouse PadAudio
Corepad Large X-FI Forte 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 8
WireShark....
post #5 of 8
Thread Starter 
Downloaded wireshark it was a bit complicated. Anyone know a simple software with easy to read display. So instead of so and so packets more like something kb/s and mb downlaoded etc.
My System
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X6 1090T 4GHZ Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 GTX670 Corsair Vengeance 16gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M + 1TB + 1.5TB +1.5tb LG dvd-rw Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Benq 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Thermaltake 850w Antec P182 Razer Lachesis 
Mouse PadAudio
Corepad Large X-FI Forte 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X6 1090T 4GHZ Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 GTX670 Corsair Vengeance 16gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M + 1TB + 1.5TB +1.5tb LG dvd-rw Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Benq 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Thermaltake 850w Antec P182 Razer Lachesis 
Mouse PadAudio
Corepad Large X-FI Forte 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 8
Might be a bit late, but I discovered a cool little tool ( if you use linux )
http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/sysadmins-toolbox-iftop
post #7 of 8
Thread Starter 
Nah don't use linux but gotta find something as getting real annoyed again when i get big spikes with my internet when people download so looking still.
My System
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X6 1090T 4GHZ Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 GTX670 Corsair Vengeance 16gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M + 1TB + 1.5TB +1.5tb LG dvd-rw Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Benq 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Thermaltake 850w Antec P182 Razer Lachesis 
Mouse PadAudio
Corepad Large X-FI Forte 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X6 1090T 4GHZ Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 GTX670 Corsair Vengeance 16gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M + 1TB + 1.5TB +1.5tb LG dvd-rw Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Benq 24" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Thermaltake 850w Antec P182 Razer Lachesis 
Mouse PadAudio
Corepad Large X-FI Forte 
  hide details  
Reply
post #8 of 8
Log into the router.
Set your traffic to priority. - I *think* it can be done with QoS? I don't mess with this stuff a lot.

But for a meaner solution:
When you get the first lag spike, log into router, kick everyone off but you.


And, are you sure its not just the internet in general that's causing it? I get random spikes but it's because I have crappy interwebs.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Networking & Security
Overclock.net › Forums › Software, Programming and Coding › Networking & Security › App for monitoring WIFI connections