Netstat is a command-line tool that displays network statistics on a variety of operating systems. This activity will show you how to use the netstat command to display statistics by protocol.
To prepare for this activity:
- Start your operating system.
- Log in if necessary.
Activity 1 - Display Statistics by Protocol edit
To display statistics by protocol:
- Open a command prompt.
- Type netstat -s.
- Press Enter.
- Observe the statistics for IPv4, IPv6, ICMPv4, ICMPv6, TCP, and UDP.
- Close the command prompt to complete this activity.