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Last Update:

25 May 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Leo Lewis


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Open Visual Traceroute (Install)

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1.6.5 | Updated: 25 May 2017



Downloads of v 1.6.5:



Software Author(s):

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Open Visual Traceroute (Install) 1.6.5

This is not the latest version of Open Visual Traceroute (Install) available.

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Learn More

Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Open Visual Traceroute (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Open Visual Traceroute (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Open Visual Traceroute (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade open-visual-traceroute -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.6.5'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade open-visual-traceroute -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.6.5'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install open-visual-traceroute
    name: open-visual-traceroute
    version: '1.6.5'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'open-visual-traceroute' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.6.5'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller open-visual-traceroute
    Name     = "open-visual-traceroute"
    Version  = "1.6.5"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'open-visual-traceroute':
  ensure   => '1.6.5',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 28 May 2017.


Screenshot of Open Visual Traceroute



  • Traceroute feature that allows to see on a World 3D map what path the data is taking to go from your computer to the target server.

Network packets sniffer

  • Network packets sniffer allows to see what data is being sent back and forth from the local system to the Internet.


  • "Who is" feature allows to get public information about a domain.

3D/2D visualization

  • All data is vizualized in a 3D World map. Low end computers or exotic OS that would have issues with OpenGL drivers can run the program using the 2D map.

Free and Open source

  • The entire source code is fully available for download on Sourceforge.

Cross platform

  • The software is written in Java and runs on Windows, MacOS X, Ubuntu, OpenSUSE.

$packageName = 'open-visual-traceroute' 
$toolsDir    = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url         = ''
$checksum    = '414D1CF8355D7D5934618092BBCC278F9363F515F2718D5514B0E5C2423BBECA'
$ahkExe      = 'AutoHotKey'
$ahkFile     = Join-Path $toolsDir "OVTInstall.ahk"

Start-Process $ahkExe $ahkFile

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'exe' 
  url           = $url
  softwareName  = 'Open Visual Traceroute*' 
  checksum      = $checksum
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.

;BlockInput On 
WinWaitActive, Setup , Open Visual Traceroute requires WinPcap to run properly , 600
Send {space}
WinWaitActive, WinPcap 4.1.3 Setup , , 600
Send {space}
Send !n
Send !a
Send {space}
Send !i
Sleep 5000
Send !f
WinWaitActive, Setup , WinPcap installed successfully. , 600
Send {space}

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Open Visual Traceroute (Install) 1.7.0 396 Sunday, March 11, 2018 Approved
Open Visual Traceroute (Install) 1.6.5 451 Thursday, May 25, 2017 Approved
Open Visual Traceroute (Install) 386 Friday, April 28, 2017 Approved
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