How to display Internet Speed Meter in Windows Task Bar?

What is the best free solution to display Internet Speed Meter in Windows Task Bar?

Try this.

Step 1: Download the software from above link

Step 2: After completion of download, install by double clicking

Step 3: If it installs, then fine or if you get error message as follows, do the step 4.

Error message
Step 4: Go to properties -> compatibility -> tick ‘Run this programme in compatibility mode for’ - ‘Previous version of Windows’ -> Apply -> OK.
change compatibility

Step 5: Software is installed. Now, all you need to do is add Network Speed Meter to taskbar by doing following: Right click on Taskbar -> Toolbars -> Click on NetSpeedMeter.

You can change settings as follows:

Network speed settings

That’s it. Hope this works. If you found any better solution, please let me know. :slight_smile:

Can you share me a screenshot to understand how it looks?

network speed meter
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All Windows 7+ users requires to install in compatibility mode as said above. This is working fine, after configuring it to count the WiFi data transfer rate:

While I’m satisfied with this, I’m curious if there are any latest FOSS alternatives, which are in active development.

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