The Traffic Watcher

Page "Traffic Watcher" serves for display of active network TCP/IP connection list . All active connection s are displayed in a transparent table that is renewed periodically. In the table are displayed information such as protocol , state, local and remote address and relevant port s. On the system Windows XP is moreover displayed information saying which application works with the network connection.

Under the table there is displayed a brief statistics containing information how many TPC connections are active and how many TCP or UDP connections are waiting for the connection.

TrustPort Personal Firewall application enables to edit some features of active network connections display. To edit the feature display press the button Settigns and then a dialog window with features is displayed.

In this dialog window it is possible to set features for list of active network connections display:

Option Signification
Enable DNS resolving Function "Enable DNS resolving" enables that all IP addresses will be displayed as domain names. If this option is on, the display refreshing may take more time.
Hide listening sockets This option stops to display all the listening ports.
Hide non-listening and non-connected sockets This option ensures that only active connections and listening ports will be displayed.
Hide TCP connections This option stops to display all the items for TCP.
Hide UDP connections This option stops to display all the items for UDP.
Show only file name This option means that the name of the communication process will be displayed only as a name of a executable file without the complete path to the file. The name display is allowed only on systems Windows XP and higher.
Show whole pathname This option means that there will displayed a complete path by the names of communicating processes. The display of names of communicating processes will be permitted only on the system Windows XP and higher.
Update frequency - Slow Configuration of slow refreshing frequency. The list will be refreshed each two seconds.
Update frequency - Normal Configuration of normal refreshing frequency. The list will be refreshed each second. This option will be set as default one.
Update frequency - Fast Configuration of fast refreshing frequency. The list will be refreshed twice in one second.

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