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Monitor bandwidth use program-need one

by stick joe / September 1, 2008 8:53 AM PDT

What is a good program to monitor bandwidth use? Comcast is setting a limit so I need something to monitor it for me.

I have Windows XP Service Pack 3 Home Edition.

And it needs to be able to monitor regardless of which browser I use, though I use Opera most of the time.

Comcast has nothing to offer to monitor use. See this ABC news article for Comcasts comments :

http://www.abcnews.go.com/Technology/story?id=5689480&page=1

My sister is the one with the Comcast internet account and for now she's not switching but waiting to see if our use reaches this cap and what Comcast will do about it when it does. Personally I think it WILL reach this cap in about 2 months-like right now, I'm downloading season 11 South Park episodes (imagine the bandwidth that's sucking up!). So unfortunately we need to monitor our use till my sister realizes we'll suck it all up most months (which I predict).

Thanx.

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I have this one . . .
by Coryphaeus / September 1, 2008 9:19 AM PDT
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My bad . . .
by Coryphaeus / September 1, 2008 9:21 AM PDT
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This won't last long.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 1, 2008 9:33 AM PDT

"Buddy, I put 5 gallons in your tank. Pay up."

I'll make odds that Comcast will have a usage page before the State AG gets them to pay the usual billion dollar fine.
Bob

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