Monitoring Connections to the Windows95 Server

by Johannes Helmig [Published on 13 Nov. 1997 / Last Updated on 13 Nov. 1997]

Windows95 includes a utility "Net Watcher" to monitor/control connections to a Windows95 server.
It is installed via the Control-Panel : "Add/Remove Programs", tab : "Windows95 Setup"
select as Component "System Tools", then click on the button "Details" and select "Net Watcher":

It is then available in your Windows Start-menu as part of "Programs"/ "Accessories"/"
System Tools":

Any connection to the shared resources can be listed:
"Per logged-on User/connected System":

"per Shared Resource:"

"per accessed File":

And this utility allows to "Disconnect Users":
Menu : "Adminiser" : "Disconnect User"

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The Author — Johannes Helmig

Dr.Johannes Helmig is working as Director, Technical Knowledge Management in the Belgium office of Gerber Technology where he is involved in Customer Service and internal training, with special interest in Networking.


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