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    AppNetworkCounter Alternatives

    AppNetworkCounter is described as 'appNetworkCounter is a simple tool for Windows that counts and displays the number of TCP/UDP bytes and packets sent and received by every application on your system' and is a Network Monitor in the network & admin category. There are more than 25 alternatives to AppNetworkCounter for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is simplewall, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like AppNetworkCounter are GlassWire, Little Snitch, TrafficMonitor and NetLimiter.

    AppNetworkCounter is mainly a Firewall but alternatives to it may also be Network Monitors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of AppNetworkCounter.
    This page was last updated Mar 22, 2022
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    • Windows
    appNetworkCounter is a simple tool for Windows that counts and displays the number of TCP/UDP bytes and packets sent and...
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    1. Simple tool to configure Windows Filtering Platform (WFP) which can configure network activity on your computer.
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      Super lightweight fast. includes a timer function so you can give an app temporary internet connection set timer from 10 min and up to 6 hours. App free of charge without hassle! super!!
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

    2. GlassWire is a network security monitoring tool and analyzer that visualizes your network activity on an easy to use graph, alerts you of possible threats, manages your firewall, and more.

    3. A firewall protects your computer against unwanted guests from the Internet. But who protects your private data from being sent out? Little Snitch does!
    4. TrafficMonitor is a network monitoring suspension window software in Windows. It can display the current network speed, CPU and memory usage. It also support the functions of display in the taskbar, change skin and historical traffic statistics.
    5. NetLimiter is an ultimate Internet traffic control and monitoring tool designed for Windows. You can use NetLimiter to set download/upload transfer rate limits for applications or even single connection and monitor their Internet traffic.

    6. NetWorx is a simple, yet versatile and powerful tool that helps you objectively evaluate your bandwidth consumption situation. You can use it to collect bandwidth usage data and measure the speed of your Internet or any other network connections.
    7. TinyWall is a free software to harden and control the advanced firewall built into Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
    8. BitMeter OS keeps track of how much you use your internet/network connection, and allows you to view this information in a variety of ways.


      Cannot install version 0.8.0 experimental or 0.7.6 stable on Monterey: "The package is incompatible with this version of macOS. The package is trying to install content to the system volume"

    9. NetSpeedMonitor is a lightweight Network Monitoring Toolbar for your Windows Taskbar designed to be used on computers that run Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista or Windows 7.


      The program is no longer available on the official website. Last version,, released in April 2010, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.

    10. Windows Firewall Notifier (WFN) extends the default Windows embedded firewall behavior, allowing to visualize and handle incoming or outgoing connections.
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