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Does anyone know a free tool that monitors my internet traffic and logs it in a day-by-day overview?

I'm currently using iStat menus but the download meter resets itself after each reboot plus it doesn't offer an activity log for the previous days.

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SurplusMeter from Skoobysoft.
You can download it from here.

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Nice, but it doesn't give me an overview of the traffic during the previous days on a day-by-day basis, it's close though and the best as of yet, thanks! –  ChrisR Oct 20 '09 at 9:30

The Tomato firmware for compatible routers has all sorts of logs and graphs for throughput like you're looking for. See their screen shots and documentation online at: http://www.polarcloud.com/tomato

Bandwidth graphs:

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One compatible router on NewEgg:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833124190

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