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Extend Trace Route (Tracert)

Trace Route is command based tool that is widely used to trace the data path to the destination device. For example, to check the path from my router to spidertip.com. I would type trace rout spidertip.com and that would show…
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How Extended Ping works

The ping (Packet InterNet Groper) command is a handy tool that is widely used to troubleshoot connectivity between two networked devices. It uses ICMP (Internet Control Message Protocol) to send query to remote device and generate echo replies. The regular…
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Stacking Cisco Switches – Useful commands

Switch stacking is process of combining two or more switches into single switch by using special cable called Stacking-cable and connecting them through their StackWise ports. Stacked switches become single unit switch. TO build a stcking, the OIS must be…
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VTP Prunning is way to reduce broadcast traffic going to unnecessary switches on your LAN especially when VTP is enabled. To enable VTP Prunning on your Cisco switch, use the commands below: SW03#conf t Enter configuration commands, one per line.…
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