Run a TraceRT on Windows PC

1.   Click on the Start (or windows Icon in the Bottom Left corner of your Screen)

2.   Click RUN (or type in RUN if on a Newer Windows Platform)

3.   After the RUN dialog box opens, type in cmd.

 


cmd

 

4.   When the Command Prompt dialog box opens, type in the following:



tracert yourdomainname.com

5.   Press Enter 



Run a TraceRoute on Linux

1.   Open your Terminal Dialog

2.   Type:



traceroute yourdomainname.com

3.   Press Enter



Run a TraceRoute in Mac OS X

1.   On your Mac Desktop, click the Search Icon in Top Right corner of the Screen (Magnifying Glass icon), as seen in the image below:

 


search magnifying glass icon mac osx

 

2.   Type in Network Utility, and press the Enter key to open the Utility

 


type in network utility into search

 

3.   When the Network Utility opens, click on the TraceRoute tab and Enter in your IP or Domain/Host Name and click Trace!


run traceroute gui from network utility