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DU Meter

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Average User Rating:
out of 81 votes

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  • Total Downloads:
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 08, 2014
  • Price:
    Free to try (30-day trial); $29.95 to buy (Buy it now)
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  • Product ranking:
    #14 in Miscellaneous

Editors' Review


For hard-core Net heads, merely having a broadband connection isn't enough. It has to be an optimized connection. Like mechanics tuning an engine, they readjust their system settings until they've squeezed out every last kilobit per second. And how do they know if they've succeeded?

By using a program like DU Meter, a simple but effective utility that provides statistics for Internet connections. In its minimized state, DU Meter displays a tiny window showing a traffic graph and the current upload/download speed. Clicking the system-tray icon provides concise reports on Internet usage on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis. A stopwatch feature lets you measure traffic over a specific period of time.

The program can alert you when traffic exceeds a threshold or the connection gets too slow. DU Meter doesn't take much memory, and it basically just works. It's a good choice for bandwidth fiends, and may also interest users subscribed to tariff plans with traffic limitations.

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User Reviews

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1 stars

"Looks very pretty but it doesn't work."

September 12, 2015  |  By rtbcomp

 |  Version: DU Meter 6.40


Plenty of graphs, tables and charts, separates LAN traffic from Internet traffic.


Unfortunately the totals are way out. So far this month I have used 15.56 GB and the totals show 0.93 GB.


Try before you buy! I paid to upgrade from an earlier version and I am not a happy bunny. Hagel say they know about this bug and are working on it.

12 Sep 2015. Win7

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1 stars

"Norton AV won't allow installation"

February 07, 2015  |  By mckramer

 |  Version: DU Meter 6.40


Don't know. Not able to install.


Other reviews say it is loaded with Spyware. That may be the reason that Norton will not allow the program to be downloaded. As soon as it downloads, Norton scans and says it has deleted the threat. I'm not sure I should disable my anti-virus to install this product especially if other users say it is not clean. cNet? What's the story here?


It would be great if the software author or cNet would comment and assure us whether the software is indeed safe and free from spyware. Why would Norton delete the file?

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 6.40
Version 6.40 is a bug fixing release.
Publisher Rose City Software
Publisher web site http://www.RoseCitySoftware.com/
Release Date December 08, 2014
Date Added December 08, 2014
Version 6.40
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Miscellaneous
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 4.7MB
File Name DUMeter-Install.exe
Total Downloads 734,590
Downloads Last Week 196
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $29.95

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