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I'm looking for a way to monitor the data usage on my network. I have 3 desktops and 2 laptops and I would like to know how much data they each use monthly. A little applet would be nice and if possible all of them could be monitored from one computer. I've tried the almighty Google and found Wireshark, but that seem to be a little too much for what I'm after.

Any good ideas will be greatly appreciated
    
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If you run Tomato/DDWRT with QoS on your router you can get pretty charts. Netlimiter is also pretty good if you want software installed on each computer.
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Netlimiter seems to just monitor how much bandwidth each service is using. I'm try Tomato tomorrow, but I don't think my router is supported
    
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Netlimiter has a tree with all the apps on the network. If you go to node view, click on the the top icon with your PC name then goto stats it will show everything the machine has done, and make nice charts per hour/day/month etc.

Here's my laptops stats for January
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Netlimiter has a tree with all the apps on the network. If you go to node view, click on the the top icon with your PC name then goto stats it will show everything the machine has done, and make nice charts per hour/day/month etc.

Here's my laptops stats for January
Ahh...i didn't see that. Thanks again.
    
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