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How to find heavy bandwidth user

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Our internet is really slow so I look at the sonicwall firewall and notice that an IP address is using 17 GBytes of data.  That's about 10% more than the the next highest user (the mail server).

I look at the DHCP server and there is no Netbios name for this account.  Before I disconnect them, is there anyway to find out who this user is?

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