Online Traceroute tool

The traceroute tool lets you trace the path of data to a server. If there are problems along the way, a traceroute may help you identify them.

About traceroute

Traceroute traces the route that a packet of information takes to get from your computer to another computer connected to the Internet. This tool shows you the route a packet travels from the manytools.org server to the server you entered the address of.

You can clearly see the amount of routers ('nodes') involved. Some of them have pretty descriptive names that allow you to see how the internet works. For example, you can sometimes clearly identify the points at which you enter another layer of the internet, like entering another country or crossing the atlantic link.

Read more about IP addresses & Domain name resolution.


Link to this page: “Traceroute”

You can link to this tool using this HTML code. Simply copy and paste it into your page:

<a href="https://manytools.org/network/online-traceroute-tool/">Online Traceroute Tool - trace the path of data to a server</a>

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Updates

August 18, 2017

Migrated to HTTPS

Happy to inform that Manytools is now fully Chrome-62-ready, thanks Google! A secure connection had been due for a very long time. Today we finally got around to upgrading the site to run on HTTPS. – (Starting October 2017, Chrome (version 62) will show a “NOT SECURE” warning when users enter text in a form on an HTTP page, and for all HTTP pages in Incognito mode.)

August 10, 2016

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November 23, 2013

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November 23, 2013

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New: Sᴍᴀʟʟᴄᴀᴘs text tool

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November 21, 2013

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DNSSEC checker tool added

Domain not resolving? Check your DNSSEC here.