Worried about how your PC is being used? Want to keep tabs on your children, spouse, employees? Need to prevent your children or employee from some application or web sites? The Computer activity monitor is the full solution for you. There are some popular and excellent computer activity monitor utilities. They are: Real Spy Monitor, Wiretap Professional, SSPro, Spytech SpyAgent Professional, Desktop Surveillance Personal and AceSpy. With computer activity monitor we can get relational information about what had happened on our computer. Below are the detailed introductions of these computer activity monitor tools.
Personal Reviews About PC Activity Monitors
Real Spy Monitor can monitor all PC activity including keystrokes typed, web sites visited, windows opened, program executed, screen snapshots, files/docs accessed and more. It can also record instant messenger conversations including AOL, ICQ, MSN, AIM, Yahoo Messenger, and capture web mail content from MSN, Hotmail, and Yahoo. The program can run in semi-stealth mode (visible in Task Manager) and automatically send logs to a specified email address. Real Spy Monitor is a powerful Internet-spy-monitoring tool. For example, we can use Real Spy Monitor to: Monitor Keystrokes typed, Websites visited, Windows viewed, Program executed, Screen snapshots, Files/Docs accessed. Log Internet Chat conversation including AOL/ICQ/MSN/AIM Instant Messengers. Spy Web Mail Content including MSN/HotMail, Yahoo! Mail. Prevent our children or employee from some application or websites that include special keywords. When we left our PC, record our PC actions and send them through email delivery at set times.
Wiretap Professional is a stealth PC monitoring and surveillance solution, that lets us capture and record virtually anything on a PC including keystrokes typed, passwords entered, incoming and outgoing emails, instant messages (AIM/ICQ/MSN/Yahoo), websites visited, applications started, documents opened and more. In addition, it can capture screenshots of desktop activity in regular intervals, allowing us to visually track user activity. The Screen Snapshot feature allows us to record screenshots as often as we want, giving us the ability to see exactly what the user’s desktop looks like at any time. All log files and screenshots can be emailed at specified intervals to an email address we choose (not available in the trial version). Wiretap Professional also offers basic content filtering based on website addresses, application titles and more. The program can run in a normal mode or in a total stealth mode, as well as with an optional warning screen that informs the user that he/she is being monitored.
SSPro is a computer monitoring solution, that enables us to log keystrokes, programs used, websites visited (IE, Firefox, Netscape 8), instant messages sent and more. It can also capture screenshots of the desktop in regular intervals or based on a keyword trigger and send alerts via email. The program can also be used to block access to specific sites (based on keyword or URL) and comes with a built-in filer list of pornography keywords. For logging of instant messages, the program supports ICQ, MSN, AOL, AIM, and Yahoo messengers.
Spytech SpyAgent Professional is a powerful monitoring solution with tons of features and configuration options and support for dual monitor screen logging. SpyAgent Professional records keystrokes, windows opened, applications ran, passwords used, internet connections, websites visited, emails sent and received and even captures desktop screenshots that can be viewed as a slideshow to replay desktop activity. The program keeps detailed activity logs and can be configured to automatically email a log file to a specified address every X minutes. An easy to use and fully featured utility.
Desktop Surveillance Personal allows us to supervise web surfing, e-mail, chat rooms and monitors other activities taking place on our computer in our absence. The application runs as an invisible agent, which unobtrusively captures keystrokes and records screen contents for replay. The program also compiles activity reports that will include all user activities: web sites, chat rooms, newsgroups, games, files and folders. We can view reports the collected data at leisure when we are back or data can be immediately sent to us by e- mail or FTP.
AceSpy is a computer activity monitoring solution, that enables us to keep track of everything that is done on our computer, including emails that were sent, web sites visited, chat conversations (AOL, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo! and AIM), as well as keystrokes, passwords and more. In addition, the program can take screen captures of the desktop activity and automatically email them along with a report to a specified email address for remote monitoring. Furthermore, AceSpy can also block specific web sites or programs, so that they cannot be accessed at all, or block web content based on specific keywords. Other features include support for remote web cam surveillance, instant SMS or email alerts, and more. The trial has a time limit of 30 minutes per session.
In a word, Real Spy Monitor is a powerful Internet-spy-monitoring tool that can monitor all PC activity including keystrokes typed, web sites visited, windows opened, program executed, screen snapshots, files/docs accessed and more. Spytech SpyAgent Professional is very flexible. It provides some configurable options and supports for dual monitor screen logging. Real Spy Monitor and Wiretap Professional can run in semi-stealth mode. SSPro provides a keyword trigger and can send alerts to us via email. In addition SSPro comes with a built-in filer list of pornography keywords. Real Spy Monitor, Wiretap Professional, SSPro and AceSpy all have the function to block web content based on specific keyword or address. So they are very suited for parent to control and monitor the activity of their children. If you are a parent or a manager, then a computer activity monitor is a very necessary tool you must have.