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Wonder Shaper Alternatives

Wonder Shaper is described as 'A bandwidth limiting and traffic prioritization tool for linux' and is an app in the network & admin category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Wonder Shaper for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, VirtualBox, VMware vSphere Hypervisor and Xfce. The best alternative is NetLimiter. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Gufw or trickle. Other great apps like Wonder Shaper are cFosSpeed, NetBalancer, CacheGuard-OS and Murus Firewall.

Wonder Shaper alternatives are mainly Firewalls but may also be Network Monitors or Anti-Malware Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Wonder Shaper.
This page was last updated May 30, 2022
  • FreeProprietary
  • Linux

A bandwidth limiting and traffic prioritization tool for linux.

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  1. 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.

  2. Gufw

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    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).

  3. cFosSpeed

    • Windows

    cFosSpeed is a network driver, which attaches itself to existing Internet connections. It then optimizes data transfer by means of Traffic Shaping.

  4. NetBalancer is an internet traffic control and monitoring tool designed for Win7/8/10.

  5. trickle

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    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.

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  6. CacheGuard-OS

    • Windows
    • VirtualBox
    • VMware vSphere Hypervisor
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Server
    • Proxmox Virtual Environment

    All CacheGuard products and services are focused on delivering secured and optimized Web contents to our clients. To achieve that goal we made CacheGuard OS which is our core product.

  7. Murus Firewall

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    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.

  8. BWMeter

    • Windows

    BWMeter is a powerful bandwidth meter, monitor, traffic controller and firewall, which measures, displays and controls all traffic to/from your computer or on your network.

  9. Traffic Shaper XP

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    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.


    The program is no longer updated. Latest version, 1.20, released in October 2007, can be still downloaded from the official website.

  10. TrafficToll

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    TrafficToll allows you to limit download and upload bandwidth globally (per interface) and per process, even during the process' runtime.

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