Free NetLimiter Alternatives
Portmaster is a free and open-source privacy suite that puts you back in charge of your computer.
- - Portmaster is the most popular Windows & Linux alternative to NetLimiter.
- - Portmaster is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to NetLimiter.
Comments about Portmaster as a Alternative to NetLimiter
more options, more advanced, simpler, and open source0
NetLimiter's primary usage is to limit speed. Portmaster doesn't limit speed. So Portmaster is irrelevant.0
Portmaster does not provide a way to set bandwidth limits, so it is not similar enough to NetLimiter to be an alternative.1
Simple tool to configure Windows Filtering Platform (WFP) which can configure network activity on your computer.
Comments about simplewall as a Alternative to NetLimiter
Doesn't show network usage, like how many KB is an app using.1
Does not allow traffic shaping. Only blocking.4
The tool is fine, easy to setup, but it can only block traffic, not limit.16
Simplewall does allow the limiting of bandwidth for a process / application1
There's no easy way to see and I have found no way to limit bandwidth. this is the core feature of NetLimiter so I cannot consider this as an alternative at all.11
Gufw is an easy, intuitive way to manage your Linux firewall. It supports common tasks such as allowing or blocking pre-configured, common p2p, or individual ports port(s), and many others! Gufw is powered by Uncomplicated Firewall (ufw).
Comments about Gufw as a Alternative to NetLimiter
On Linux, it uses netfilter to rate-limit ports and applications-4
A bandwidth limiting and traffic prioritization tool for linux.
Wonder Shaper Features
Comments about Wonder Shaper as a Alternative to NetLimiter
Net Limiter is for Windows, Wonder Shaper will never fit on Windows (its for a complete different OS)-7
SterJo NetStalker is innovative and FREE security software able to detect all authorized and unauthorized connections to your computer and send you alert for each new connection.
SterJo Netstalker Features
- Is this is a good alternative?YesNo8 trickle - Userland Bandwidth Shaper alternatives
- Free • Open Source
trickle works by taking advantage of the unix loader preloading. Essentially it provides, to the application, a new version of the functionality that is required to send and receive data through sockets.
trickle - Userland Bandwidth Shaper FeaturesDiscontinued
The website has been removed
Opinions about trickle - Userland Bandwidth Shaper as a Alternative to NetLimiter
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.
Comments about AppNetworkCounter as a Alternative to NetLimiter
It lacks almost all of the features NetLimiter has - it is NOT an alternative in any way.3
It is only a traffic monitor, cant limit the traffic1
Murus is a frontend for the OS X PF network firewall. From basic filtering to advanced proactive options, Murus allows to easily configure a complex network setup dragging and dropping icons and moving sliders and selecting checkboxes.
Murus Firewall Features
Traffic Shaper XP is a free bandwidth limiter for Windows 2000, XP and 2003 Server. It combines high performance traffic shaping with the ease of use and flexibility to keep your network free of congestion.
Traffic Shaper XP FeaturesDiscontinued
The program is no longer updated. Latest version, 1.20, released in October 2007, can be still downloaded from the official website.
Opinions about Traffic Shaper XP as a Alternative to NetLimiter
Speed Limiter application can simulate slow TCP/IP connections. All connections from that machine will go trough this app or you can configure only your application to use it as a proxy.
Comments about Speed Limiter as a Alternative to NetLimiter
Not used to limit the bandwith per application5