route table

A route table is a representation of your machine's network setup. It's a useful tool for diagnosing local connection issues and is especially helpful for resolving VPN connection problems.

How does it work

On Windows

  • Open the command prompt:
    • Windows 7 or Vista: From the Start menu, in the search field, type "cmd" and then press Enter
    • Previous versions: From the Start menu, select Run... . In the "Open:" box, type "cmd" and then press Enter
  • At the command prompt, enter route print

On Linux and Mac OS X

Open the Terminal app and type netstat -r