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I'm not sure what i need, or what is easiest for what i'm wanting to do. Right now i want to monitor data usage of my internet connection. I have xbox 2 wireless routers and one computer connected to my internet connection. Right now i have my internet running directly into my PC, and then a connection running out of my PC to my hub. The two are bridged as well.

But it still seems to only monitor the internet traffic that is going through the computer itself. I need to be able to monitor my internet usage, not websites and such just like how many MB or GB i'm using on average.

What would be the best way to do this?
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What routers do you have?
If you install DD-WRT onto your WAN facing router it will keep a nice graph of bandwidth usage and you can sort it by month/day for upload and download.
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I have a Netgear Rangemax Wireless router, and also an apple time capsule. I don't think it can be installed on either of them as i tried that a while back
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