Graph Settings

You can open the Options dialog box by selecting the Settings menu item from the NetWorx pop-up menu (the pop-up menu can be accessed by right-clicking the NetWorx icon in the system tray). In this dialog box you can customise some of the NetWorx settings. The Graph tab:

SoftPerfect NetWorx Settings window, Graph tab

Always on top: mark this checkbox to make NetWorx Graph appear on top of all other desktop windows.

Reset Position: if the NetWorx graph happens to be shown off-screen, click this button to bring it back.

Display window title bar: this checkbox toggles the display of the NetWorx Graph's title bar. Clear this checkbox to save the valuable desktop space.

Window opacity: NetWorx Graph can appear semitransparent. Specify the visibility as percentage: 10% is barely visible, and 90% is nearly opaque.

Click-through: NetWorx graph will allow you to click objects underneath as if there was no graph window. Since in this case the graph itself is not clickable, you may assign a hot key to switch between the click-through mode and normal behaviour. Additionally, the click-through mode can be toggled via the pop-up menu provided the graph is visible and is semitransparent.

Display animated usage bars: turn this on if you want additional download/upload animated bars at the right side of the graph.

Display usage summary: turn this on if you want to see daily, weekly or monthly usage on the graph.

Graph type: at your preference NetWorx graph can show usage as polylines, as a histogram or numeric values.

Graph in tray icon displays a tiny real-time graph in the system tray (next to the clock).

Left to right displays usage history graph left to right rather than right to left.

Enable grid & axes shows the Y-axis and grid on the chart.

Minute ticks shows minute ticks as vertical lines. on the graph.

Fixed Y-scale sets a static Y-scale rather than automatic.

Transfer rate unit sets to displays bandwidth usage either in bytes per second or bits per second.

Graph Colours

In the Graph Colours tab you can specify the graph’s background, foreground and the other relevant colours by selecting them from the corresponding drop-down menus:

NetWorx graph colours settings