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Tracking users' activities on web browser

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Dear experts, how can we collect users' activities on web browsers? Assuming that this is domain environment and we prefer free solution, script or Gpo settings. Many thanks!
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In a domain environment, you would configure your router to log internet activities:

https://smallbusiness.chron.com/monitor-internet-browsing-51391.html

This is as free as you can get since it's your router.
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my router is Cisco 3925 and Sophos XG, I don't think we can track individuals' activities like you said
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How about a proxy server which lies between users and the Internet? Does anyone have experience? Can you pls provide some solutions?
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Wow. been out of for a while. Last time I work on a Proxy Server was Windows NT/200/2003 days . Too long to remember.

Anyway, I did a quick Google search and came across this product... http://www.youngzsoft.net/ccproxy/

Hope this helps.
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You could look at Squid. Another option would be to pay the money to take advantage of the logging capability of your existing equipment.

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