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18-06-2009, 11:06
Can anyone tell me how i can find the IP address on an email i receive and how i can trace where it's come from?


18-06-2009, 11:34
If get mail using Yahoo Hotmail Gmail

How to find the IP address of the sender in email - Gmail, Yahoo mail or Hotmail : Arul John (http://aruljohn.com/info/howtofindipaddress/)

If you use Outlook

How to find the IP address of the email sender in Microsoft Outlook | Post | How to hide your ip (http://www.how-to-hide-ip.info/2008/07/21/how-to-find-the-ip-address-of-the-email-sender-in-microsoft-outlook/)

For IP Trace Routing

VisualRoute traceroute: connection test, trace IP address, IP trace, IP address locations (http://visualroute.visualware.com/)

What Is My IP Address? - Visual Traceroute (http://whatismyipaddress.com/staticpages/index.php/tools-visual-traceroute)

18-06-2009, 11:56
I tried Aruljohn but it doesn't work. My hotmail account isn't configured like that. After clicking on "Mail" and "Options" there is no "Mail display settings" i have a few others which i have looked under but i can't find it.

18-06-2009, 12:03
I suppose it was for old hotmail.com user interface
for new one use this steps..

Click on the desired message in the list with the right mouse button.
Select View source from the menu

and than you will see required info

18-06-2009, 13:02
Cheers, that did it.