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How To Determine If Internet Connection Is Active


Hi, I would like to make a program that shuts down the computer when a download or all downloads are complete. I can think of only one way to let the program determine if there are any active downloads, which is to see if the internet connection is active (i.e. significant volume of data is being sent across the connection) or not.

Any idea how to do that (maybe get the total number of packets sent), or is there a better way to determine if there are active downloads in progress?

Thanks.




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