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mtr is described as 'combines the functionality of the 'traceroute' and 'ping' programs in a single network diagnostic tool' and is an app in the network & admin category. There are more than 25 alternatives to mtr for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Angry IP Scanner, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like mtr are Fing, Advanced IP Scanner, Port Authority and PingPlotter.

mtr alternatives are mainly Network Monitors but may also be IP Scanners or Network Analyzers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of mtr.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

mtr combines the functionality of the 'traceroute' and 'ping' programs in a single network diagnostic tool.

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  1. Angry IP Scanner icon

    Angry IP Scanner

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Java
    49 alternatives to Angry IP Scanner 

    Open-source and cross-platform network scanner designed to be fast and simple to use.

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    Fing

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    53 alternatives to Fing 

    Fing helps you understand most of your home network. See all the devices connected to your Wi-Fi, run network scanners, monitor your Internet speed, know your security level, set automated vulnerability checks, and much more.

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    1.  Wake on LANFing can switch on your offline remote computers through the local network from anywhere.
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  3. Advanced IP Scanner icon

    Advanced IP Scanner

    50 alternatives to Advanced IP Scanner 

    Reliable and free network scanner to analyse LAN. The program shows all network devices, gives you access to shared folders, provides remote control of computers (via RDP and Radmin), and can even remotely switch computers off. It is easy to use and runs as a portable edition.

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    1.  PortableAdvanced IP Scanner can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  Wake on LANAdvanced IP Scanner can switch on your offline remote computers through the local network from anywhere.
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    Port Authority

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    45 alternatives to Port Authority 

    A handy systems and security-focused tool, Port Authority is a very fast Android port scanner. Port Authority also allows you to quickly discover hosts on your network and will display useful network information about your device and other hosts.

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    1.  Wake on LANPort Authority can switch on your offline remote computers through the local network from anywhere.
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    PingPlotter

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    34 alternatives to PingPlotter 

    PingPlotter is a graphical traceroute and ping tool that visualizes network performance in a way that makes identifying the source of problems quicker and easier.

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    iPerf3

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Wine
    • FreeBSD
    • Docker
    20 alternatives to iPerf3 

    The iperf series of tools perform active measurements to determine the maximum achievable bandwidth on IP networks. It supports tuning of various parameters related to timing, protocols, and buffers. For each test it reports the measured throughput, loss, and other parameters.

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    1.  Root requiredRequires root to use iPerf3, mainly relevant for Android apps.
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  7. Ping Tracer icon

    Ping Tracer

    • Windows
    26 alternatives to Ping Tracer 

    Ping Tracer continuously pings each network host between your computer and a given destination, helping visually identify the source of connectivity problems.

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    1.  PortablePing Tracer can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  Website MonitoringPing Tracer can detect and resolve website performance issues proactively.
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    Wireless Network Watcher

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    64 alternatives to Wireless Network Watcher 

    Wireless Network Watcher is a small utility that scans your wireless network and displays the list of all computers and devices that are currently connected to your network.

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    1.  PortableWireless Network Watcher can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    ipinfo.io

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    19 alternatives to ipinfo.io 

    IPinfo is the trusted source for IP address data, handling 12 billion API requests per month for over 1,000 businesses and 100,000+ developers.

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    WinMTR

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    28 alternatives to WinMTR 

    Free Network Diagnostic Tool. WinMTR is an equivalent of mtr for Windows.

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    1.  PortableWinMTR can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.92, released in February 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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