Network Activity Indicator

Network Activity Indicator for Windows 7

© 2009-2010 Igor Tolmachev, IT Samples
French version
Description
Network Activity Indicator displays the old 'two monitors' icon in Windows 7 that flashed blue to show network activity on the System Tray.

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.

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Network Activity Indicator
Related Links

 Host
 Network Lights
 Notification Area Cleaner
 Ping Terminal
 TCP Monitor

Using

This utility is a standalone executable. Run the program, you'll see a new system tray icon.
Now you can monitor your network traffic in Windows 7 using XP-like 'two monitors' icon on the System Tray.
To customize program settings right click the mouse on the System Tray icon.

License

This utility is released as freeware. You are allowed to freely distribute this utility via floppy disk, CD-ROM, Internet, or in any other way, as long as you don't charge anything for this. If you distribute this utility, you must include all files in the distribution package, without any modification!

Disclaimer

The software is provided "AS IS" without any warranty, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The author will not be liable for any special, incidental, consequential or indirect damages due to loss of data or any other reason.

Downloads

version: 1.6:   New!
Download Network Activity Indicator in ZIP file   (146KB, revised October 25, 2010)
Download self-install executable with uninstall support   (420KB, revised October 25, 2010)
Network Activity Indicator is also available in other languages. In order to change the language of Network Activity Indicator, download the appropriate language zip file, extract the 'NetworkIndicator.lng', and put it in the same folder that you installed Network Activity Indicator.
Language Translated by Date
Chinese (Simplified) vcAngel March, 22 2011
Chinese (Traditional) Tai Shiang Tzeng March, 25 2011
Czech Gtein October, 26 2010
Danish Michael Pedersen November, 1 2010
Dutch Edgar Zeijlemaker November, 22 2010
Estonian Margus Lind December, 18 2010
French Le Ch@land  French version October, 27 2010
French Challenger October, 26 2010
German German Man November, 4 2010
German Klaus Neumer October, 28 2010
Greek Giorgos Tsimperlenios December, 23 2010
Hungarian Szabo Tibor November, 6 2010
Indonesian Jim Fernando November, 4 2010
Italian Alessandro Tempestini October, 26 2010
Japanese Kazuhiro Matsuda October, 26 2010
Korean Zames Dean September, 13 2012
Latvian Nizaury January, 29 2011
Lithuanian Karolis Masaitis July, 28 2013
Polish Kamil Pieczonka November, 14 2010
Portuguese Brazil Fabiano Santos October, 24 2010
Russian Igor Tolmachev October, 24 2010
Slovak Schurda November, 17 2010
Spanish Leonardo Maragna October, 24 2010
Swedish Peter Tillman December, 26 2011
Thai Chawanat Nakasan November, 30 2010
Turkish Burak Yavuz October, 24 2010
Ukrainian Alex Mich February, 22 2011
Translating Network Activity Indicator to other languages

Network Activity Indicator allows you to easily translate all dialog boxes, menus, and strings to other language. In order to do that, follow the instructions below:
  • Download English template file: Download
  • Unpack/unzip the downloaded package and open NetworkIndicator.lng in Notepad or in any other text editor.
  • Translate all the menus, dialog boxes, and string entries to the desired language.
  • After you finish the translation, copy the NetworkIndicator.lng file to the folder that you installed Network Activity Indicator.
  • If you want to run Network Activity Indicator without the translation, simply rename the language file, or move it to another folder.
Previous versions

version: 1.5   download   (79KB, revised June 30, 2010)

version: 1.4   download   (78KB, revised June 19, 2010)

version: 1.3   download   (74KB, revised April 20, 2010)

version: 1.2   download   (66KB, revised January 4, 2010)

Feedback

If you encounter a problem while running this utility or you have any suggestions, comments, you can send a message to support (at) itsamples.com.

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