What is Traceroute?
The traceroute utility checks how many “hops” (transfers through other routers or networked devices) it takes for your computer to reach a destination. You can use traceroute if you know the other computer's IP address, website address, or name (e.g., 188.8.131.52, www.BIPmedia.com, etc).
To access traceroute on a Windows workstation, perform one of the following:
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By fredric, January 24, 2015