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TCP/IP Traceroute Command

tracert.exe. What is it?

The tracert.exe is a TCP/IP Traceroute Command.

This file is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. Tracert.exe is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It’s a system and hidden file. Tracert.exe is usually located in the %WINDOWS% sub-folder and its usual size is 12,288 bytes.

Important: malware can mask itself as tracert.exe.


The tracert.exe process is safe and disabling it can be dangerous, because programs on your computer need it to work correctly. Some other processes use the same file name.


Security risk: Free spyware & virus scanRegistry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)


Author: Microsoft CorporationProcess: TCP/IP Traceroute CommandPart Of: Microsoft® Windows® Operating SystemCommon path(s): subfolder in %WINDOWS%
subfolder in %SYSTEM%
Keywords(s): system, hiddenFilesize(s): 12,288 bytes, 15,360 bytes, 12,800 bytes

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