Email Trace - Email Tracking
Performing an email trace can be done with two different methods and IP-Adress.com can help you discover the sender of any email by using that person's IP address information that you received. The way we can help you do this is by using the email header to determine the IP information of the device where the email originated, and then using that information to run an IP lookup here on our site.
How To Perform A Reverse Email Lookup
- Locate the email address you want to lookup.
- Copy and paste the email address in the search box below.
- Click the "Search" button to display the results.
How To Perform An Email Header Trace
- Locate the email header (see example further down).
- Copy the email header and paste in the search box below.
- Click the "Trace Email Sender" button for the results.
Example Email Header Shown Below:
Received: from yahoo.com (yahoo.com [126.96.36.199]) by outgoing2.yahoo.com (Postfix) with QMQP id 7E9971460C9; Fri, 20 Oct 2017 23:20:16 +0000 (UTC) Mailing-List: contact firstname.lastname@example.org; run by ezmlm Precedence: bulk List-Id: <forensics.list-id.yahoo.com> List-Post: <mailto:email@example.com> List-Help: <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> List-Unsubscribe: <mailto:email@example.com> List-Subscribe: <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> Delivered-To: mailing list email@example.com Delivered-To: moderator for firstname.lastname@example.org Received: (qmail 20564 invoked from network); 20 Oct 2017 23:20:16 +0000 From: Test <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: New Tool : Unhide User-Agent: KMail/1.9 MIME-Version: 1.0 Content-Disposition: inline Date: Fri, 20 Oct 2017 23:20:16 +0000Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable Message-Id: <email@example.com> X-HE-Spam-Level: / X-HE-Spam-Score: 0.0 X-HE-Virus-Scanned: yes Status: RO Content-Length: 586 Lines: 26
Learn More About Email Headers And Tracking Below
What is an email header?
The email header is the information that travels with every single email sent. It contains details about the sender (including the IP address), the route it has taken, and the end receiver. Our special tool performs an email header analysis instantly to help you locate an email's sender. If you have ever asked yourself, "Whose email address is this?" then you should use our tools to find out more.
How do I view my email header?
This depends on your email program, but we have created a tutorial for your convenience on some of the more popular programs available. If you only have the email address, then use the box on top to trace the origin of the email. However, if you have the header, use the tool below. Click here for help finding your header.