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How to Perform a Traceroute to Twitch

Last Updated: Apr 05, 2016 06:32AM PDT

Traceroute Instructional

This article explains how to perform a traceroute to Twitch with a few simple steps. 

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1. Open a command prompt window:​

  • Click the start button and type "command."  Wait until "Command Prompt" with a black box appears; click it.
  • On your keyboard, press the Windows key and R key simultaneously. 
2. Type "tracert live.twitch.tv" without quotes:
  • Your route will likely have time-outs. This is normal, since ICMP traffic is blocked once it reaches the Twitch network successfully.
3. Right click on the command prompt window:
  • This will highlight text white.

4. Right click on the highlighted text:

  • This will copy it to your clipboard.

5. You can now paste it anywhere.