Thanks Scott, very informative and useful. Now to figure out who these dozens of connections belong to....... that oughta keep me busy a couple of ... months. Pam > >Hello Pam, > >Saturday, March 8, 2003, 10:10:06 AM, you wrote: > >P> Thanks, Scott. That's the one I was remembering. What are the -a, -o, >P> and -n for? Next question, how do I identify what everything in >the list is? > >I had to go looking in order to find the right one; I can't remember >them all. > >NETSTAT -? tells you everything: > > C:>netstat -? > >Displays protocol statistics and current TCP/IP network connections. > >NETSTAT [-a] [-e] [-n] [-o] [-s] [-p proto] [-r] [interval] > > -a Displays all connections and listening ports. > -e Displays Ethernet statistics. This may be combined >with the -s > option. > -n Displays addresses and port numbers in numerical form. > -o Displays the owning process ID associated with >each connection. > -p proto Shows connections for the protocol specified by >proto; proto > may be any of: TCP, UDP, TCPv6, or UDPv6. If used >with the -s > option to display per-protocol statistics, proto >may be any of: > IP, IPv6, ICMP, ICMPv6, TCP, TCPv6, UDP, or UDPv6. > -r Displays the routing table. > -s Displays per-protocol statistics. By default, >statistics are > shown for IP, IPv6, ICMP, ICMPv6, TCP, TCPv6, UDP, >and UDPv6; > the -p option may be used to specify a subset of >the default. > interval Redisplays selected statistics, pausing interval seconds > between each display. Press CTRL+C to stop redisplaying > statistics. If omitted, netstat will print the current > configuration information once. > >-- >Best regards, > Scott mailto:Wizard@xxxxxxxx > To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.