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  1. Searching by IP

    The realtime web filter report needs to be able to differentiate between and IP such as 10.41.145.7 and 10.41.145.71 (72, 73, 74 etc).

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    • Column for child node

      Add column in Realtime Web Filter report showing the node that proxied the request to help fault finding

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      • Option to select which nodes send a Safeguarding notification

        We have several child nodes which send their reporting data to the Parent
        node which handles reporting. This means that when I schedule Safeguarding notifications I get a full detail report from the parent along with empty reports from each of the child nodes.

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        • Safeguarding Notifications exclude nodes

          We have a parent node and several child nodes. The parent node doesn't proxy (child nodes handle client proxying) and we report from the parent node. Problem is that if I schedule a weekly safeguarding notification report I get one report from the parent with the report detail and also an empty report from each of the child nodes. I'd like to be able to exclude child nodes from sending out the notifications so that I don't send out empty reports to School Safeguarding officers

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          • Report showing Top Users and each User's Top 10 websites

            Our most common report requests are to run a monthly report on an AD group showing the Top 100 users by total time spent and a summary for each user showing their Top 10 URLs accessed. This could be made into a simple template for AD Group membership reporting with options to allow us to choose browse time and/or bandwidth

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            • Schedule reports for specific date ranges

              Investigation reports take ages to run and to get round this we would usually schedule an investigation report but you don't appear to be able to set a date range for the reporting data. You can only set a date for the schedule. e.g. I would schedule a user investigation report to run tonight to report on activity generated last month

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              • Destination IP column on Realtime Web Filter report

                It would be nice to see a Destination IP column alongside the URL column in the Realtime Web Filter report. It would save having to carry out manual DNS lookups.

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                • Report on "additional" interface IPs

                  Report on "additional" interface IPs
                  We have added additional IPs to some interfaces (used when migrating from old proxy solution to Smoothwall). I'm trying to report on who is hitting those IPs to determine which clients are miss configured with the old proxy IPs but it just doesn't seem possible.

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                  • Make the Traffic Graphs page configurable and more concise

                    The latest iteration of the Traffic Graphs page is worse than ever. The scrolling list of interfaces is not orderable and you cannot see all the interfaces with the current bandwidth on one page without scrolling.

                    We need to be able to choose which interfaces are monitored - and in which order - and place all of the resizable graphs in any order and size them so that they will all fit on one screen for monitoring purposes. Alternatively, this all needs to be available through a web-api so that custom web pages could be built to show the important…

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                    • Radar Lite - Show if request was blocked

                      Just started using RADAR Lite. Is there a way for you to show if the logged request was blocked or allowed? This would save a load of work trolling through the Smoothwall Logs.

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                      • New line logs (newer timestamp) should be placed in the top of the list

                        The new line logs (with the newer timestamp) show be placed in the top of the list, because we should see the new lines AND the graphic at the same time, avoiding scrolling and missing info.

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                        • Email a student if they do something that would appear on the daily safeguarding email

                          It would be good if Smoothwall could email a student if they do something that would appear on the daily safeguarding email?

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                          • Tick -box for 'Select Safeguarding ruleset' when editing Notifications

                            A Tick-box for 'Select Safeguarding ruleset' when editing Notifications to replace the current drop-down list which only lets you select one option. This would mean we don;t have to create a separate notification for each type of safeguarding alert.

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                            • User Breakdown Report

                              This report can help admins see which individual websites, users spend the most time on during the day or a period of time.

                              A list of 10,20,50,100..etc users can be run to show (per individual user) the breakdown of the Time Spent Browsing.

                              Example - User John Smith

                              Site - Time Spent
                              BBC - 3hrs 3mins
                              Twitter - 2hrs 35mins
                              YouTube - 39mins
                              etc...

                              This will allow admins to find out what sites certain users enjoy frequently browsing and to prove if someone is potentially not doing the correct thing at the correct time (Games at school) (Social Media at…

                              6 votes
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                              • External Interfaces in their own fixed position at the top of the page

                                Hi,
                                I don't think the revised traffic monitor page is an improvement.
                                The scroll box with the interfaces is an annoyance.
                                An improvement would be to separate the external interfaces and place the primaries at the top of the page in their own fixed position with traffic graphs for each.
                                Then the internal interfaces could be listed separately.
                                I would also appreciate a lot more individual connections in the listing at the bottom.
                                Perhaps the individual listings could be expanded with a scroll box.

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                                • Traffic Graph

                                  Could we see the timeline along the bottom of the traffic graph? I would like the graph to be a lot larger, also. I would like to be able to choose the time frame for the graph, such as last 5 minutes, last 30 minutes, last hour, etc etc.

                                  20 votes
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                                  • Exported report does not show the time/date criteria

                                    Show the time/date criteria on the published report!

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                                    • Reporting again Please vote if you want to change this. We require simple reports that we can hand over to our HR team about users interne

                                      Reporting again Please vote if you want to change this.

                                      We require simple reports that we can hand over to our HR team about users internet activity. Something that would say joe bloggs was on Facebook at 14:00 for 2 Hrs on this date.

                                      Every report we run means we have to spend hours simplifying these reports for a non IT person to be able to understand.

                                      Subject name on each group in a report so multiple queries can be run in a single report with simple headings for each group query. This will help creating reports for managers with…

                                      304 votes
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                                        started  ·  Chris Humby responded

                                        Hi,

                                        This is one of our most voted ideas and we used the feedback to help build our Safeguarding reports in Framlingham and Glamis releases. Aim was to provide something that;

                                        • Simple and easy to understand so it can be delivered and used directly by Safeguarding officers, HR and other non-IT personnel with minimal understanding of web technology.
                                        • Highlighted the breaches and intent with specific colour coded breach levels and relevant information highlighting the user intent.
                                        • Report broken down in to headers on a per user basis.
                                        • Ability to delegate, email or print reports directly to the relevant department, minimising IT departments overheads with this work.

                                        We know many customers are using these reports already and have received much positive feedback.

                                        However, I can see from previous comments there’s still room for improvement and you have some smart ideas on how to take this further. I’m…

                                      • Show host name instead of IP address on traffic graphs

                                        The real time traffic graphs show IP addresses and current bandwidth usage, it would be awesome if the IP addresses could be translated to hostnames (maybe via nslookup) as it would save us time having to do this translation ourselves.

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                                        • the graph stops updating

                                          not a suggestion, but a bug fix. our traffic graph stops updating.

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