eToolz v4.2 Updated

Midas on 7 Dec 2014
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  • Suggested by cmmehl

eToolz includes some of the most important networking tools like NS-Lookup, Ping, TraceRoute and Whois. It allows also to check E-mail addresses (MX-Server) and to search/convert domain names showing DNS entries (A, PTR, NS, SOA). eToolz supports also international domain names.

Note: The application starts in German, but you can immediately focus the "Sprache / Language" option in the window.

Category:
System Requirements: Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the RAR package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch eToolz.exe

RAR files can be opened with a variety of programs including 7-zip.
What's new? Google Translate(d):

    Version 4.2:
  • When DNS queries in addition to the MX servers and the preference value is displayed.
  • The new diagnostic tool "MultiPing" checks whether specific hosts are reachable across an IP network.
  • The new "Multi-Rank" shows the Google PageRank of given URLs.
  • Various additional command line parameters are available now.
  • E-Mail Header Analyzer: The command line parameter "Mail Head" can now be passed a file from which the headers are automatically read and applied to the analysis. Subsequently, this file can be deleted, eg useful in a temporary file.
  • A Japanese language file has been added.
  • A language file for Portuguese was added.
  • An English translation of the help file is provided.
  • Add to the settings can be set to send user agent and referrer for HTTP requests "Web requests / Other".
  • EToolz now trying to determine the correct whois server via IANA.org with unknown top-level domains.
  • Can use the context menu of the input fields now the selected text will be sent to other tools (analogous to the output range).
  • The list of top-level domains has been updated.
  • Various changes and corrections.

Full German changelog at http://www.gaijin.at/dlet.php#changelog.

13 comments on eToolz  The Portable Freeware Collection Latest Entries Feed

HrWasp 2007-06-21 13:11

Nope. Though the interface looks pretty straight forward, the whois queries (not all but most) are not of the owner but of server you are pulling the query from.

Guest 2007-06-22 05:24

To set the language just open eToolz.ini scroll down to Language and replace Deutsch (intern) with English.

Mapie 2007-06-22 10:02

@HrWasp
Not to me...
You must be doing something wrong because I've got this tool for quite a time.

rookie 2007-12-16 22:47

Seems like a good tool to me. I like it. Thanks. ( Side note, I use modem and would like software similar to Freemeter that can show which programs/process are consuming my 56k bandwidth. So I know if Adobe or Avast AV is updating or such. )

luc 2008-01-18 08:08

.exe gives a missing dll.
not working after several attempts

Silent 2008-01-18 09:43

@luc: You must extract all files in the archive.

gchang 2008-04-09 20:53

I like this tool, but I cannot use it because my connection goes through a proxy, and there is no dialog where I can input proxy settings

Winrarz 2008-09-18 17:11

I rated it thumbs down because of .RAR file extension. who the hell uses winrar anymore when zip is built into XP?

foxcole 2009-03-26 09:40

" I rated it thumbs down because of .RAR file extension. who the hell uses winrar anymore when zip is built into XP?"

who the hell uses Windows any more when there's Linux? ;)

But seriously, the deliveyry package format isn't what you should be rating. Rate the application, how well it works (or doesn't) and how usable it is. That's what other people are looking for and need to know.

The zip program built into Windows is pretty lame. Plenty of other, better archive programs are out there that work on many different compression formats (some will even work on Open Document Format files). I use 7-zip for most things.

Idiocracy 2009-11-16 02:02

I rated user "Winrarz" thumbs down because he's an idiot.

Arcee 2010-10-07 20:59

Any indication when a vista/7 release of this good looking tool will be available?

Snidely Whiplash 2011-04-23 03:09

Download links to version 3.4.7, which is now available...

V3.4.5

Emka 2011-04-23 06:08

I've updated the entry. Since the changelog is only available in German I tried to translate it for our purposes, but I'm not sure to what extent my translation is correct...

V3.4.7

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