How To See What Websites The Computer Connects To

[Simple Command To Find Background Connection Information]

We all know which websites we connect to while we are actively browsing the internet. However, what we don’t know are the websites the computer often connects to behind our backs.

These websites not only take a lot of information from your computer, but can do that without your knowledge. In order to be a safe user, it is important to keep track of these websites.

You can do so just by following these simple steps:

  1. Open “Command Prompt” on your computer.
  2. Write this command – netstat -abf 5 > activity.txt – and press “Enter”.
  3. Wait for a few minutes and then press “Control + C”.
  4. The computer has now made a list of all the websites it connects to.
  5. Write – activity.txt – to open this list in Notepad.
  6. Go through the list to see which websites access your system.

With these easy steps, you will be able to see what websites connect to your computer without your knowledge. Be safe.

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Posted on : 20 Jul 2016 @ 13:41

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