Microsoft Research TCP Analyzer (Link) is a network analyzer that allows you to analyze network traces of Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) connections. Given a Microsoft Network Monitor trace, the analyzer provides various performance statistics and visualizations for the captured TCP connection. This app also gives a time plot and an explanation of the individual plots.
Below is an Example of Microsoft Network Monitor capturing packets on a wireless network. Notice the information about the wireless (-60 dBm) in the first picture. In the second picture you can see information on a captured packet (firefox.exe and the destination IP address).
TCP Analyzer which as stated requires Microsoft’s Network Monitor to installed first.
To USE TCP Analyzer
- Start Microsoft’s Network Monitor
- Capture packets for ? (general over a period of time you decide at peak usage of your network or when transferring and using data across your network.
- Stop the Capture
- Open the Captured File
- Go to Experts Menu (this appears after you stop, save and reopen a capture file
- Open the TCP Analyzer
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*this software was tested on Windows 7 Professional but will work with Windows Vista or Windows XP.