TCP/IP Utilities

The TCP/IP Utilities component provides TCP/IP management and troubleshooting utilities.


Arp.exeIP-MAC address resolution protocol related utility
Hostname.exePrints name of the current host
Ipconfig.exeDisplays Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) configuration information and renew and release status of the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) address
Iprip.exeRouting Information Protocol (RIP) utility
Ping.exeInternet Control Message Protocol (ICMP) echo-based utility used to check for remote connectivity
Rexec.exeCarries out commands on remote hosts running the Remote Execute (REXEC) service. REXEC authenticates the user name on the remote host before executing the specified command
Route.exeAllows the addition, deletion, modification, and display of route entries
Rsh.exeCarries out commands on remote hosts running the Remote Shell (RSH) service
Tracert.exeDisplays intermediate node traversed on the path to a destination

Associated Components

The TCP/IP Utilities component is used by the following components:

  • Routing Table Library
  • TCP/IP ARP Command
  • TCP/IP Netstat Command
  • TCP/IP PathPing Command


There are no configurable settings for this component.

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