Windows says traceroute is not a valid command

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  1. cinque88

    cinque88

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    Hello,

    I run Windows 7 on my laptop. I went to the command prompt and attempted to run traceroute, but I received an error message that says that traceroute is not a valid command. Can anyone tell me why I am getting this message?

    Thank you

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    cinque88, May 29, 2017
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    Ian Administrator

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    Can you try running "tracert" instead of "traceroute" - that should work :).
     
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    Sorry about the newbie mistake Ian

    tracert works fine

    Thanks!
     
    cinque88, May 30, 2017
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    Ian Administrator

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    Glad that helped :).
     
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