How to run a traceroute in Windows
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The method described below works for Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista and XP.
- Open the Command Prompt program. You’ll find this by typing “cmd” into your computer’s search bar. It can also be found in Start menu > All Programs > Accessories folder.
- A black box with a flashing cursor will open; this is the Command Prompt. Type “tracert” and then hit the space bar, followed by the address to trace(e.g. “tracert google.com”) and then hit the Enter key on your keyboard.
- Wait for the test to run. The trace results will be listed in the Command Prompt.
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