How to Trace Email and Find sender location

Nowadays there are many fake email users and many innocent people being cheated by them. Hackers usually send a mail to their target and made them to give their details or takes target details without their permission. Hackers may mail professionally as bankers or as from any other organisations. So before replying or giving your personal details to anyone track their mail and find the sender location. If you found the location wrongly or any doubts about the location just ignore the email or delete it. This article will explain you to how to track email and also finds the sender location. This trick can also help you on finding a stranger location who disturbs you on email.

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How to track an Email:

There are many email service provider, tracing email depends upon the email service providers. Tracking an email is very easy, you just have to find the senders IP (Internet Protocol) address and just search for the IP in any IP finder websites. By knowing the longitude and latitude you can find the sender email location accurately. The header of an email contains all the informations to track email. Just follow the below step to track an individual email.

Gmail
Yahoo mail
AOL Mail
Hotmail
Outlook
Outlook express
Excite Webmail
Apple Mail
Mozilla
Opera

Gmail: 

  • To Find the header file of an email in gmail open the email you want to trace
  • Click on down arrow near the reply logo
  • and select “Show Original

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  • This will open Headers in new tab
  • Press Ctrl + F, This will open a search box and search for IP
  • You can find the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender

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  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender.

Yahoo mail:

  • Open the Email you want to track
  • Click on Action and Select View Full Header

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  • This will open a window which shows the full header
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender

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  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender

AOL Mail:

  • Open the Email you want to track
  • Click on Action and Select View Message Source 
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender
  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender

Hotmail:

  • Open the Inbox of Hot mail
  • Right-Click on the email you want t track and Select View Message Source
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender
  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender.

Outlook:

  • Open the Email you want to track
  • Click on File and Select Properties and Internet headers
  • File -> Properties -> Internet headers  
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender
  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender.

Outlook express:

  • Open the Inbox
  • Right-Click on the email you want t track and Select Properties
  • Open the Details tab in dialog box
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender
  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender.

Excite Webmail:

  • Open the Email you want to track
  • Click on View Full Header logo near right side of the form line
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender
  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender

Apple Mail: 

  • Open the Email you want to track
  • Go to View -> Message -> Long Headers 
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender
  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender

Mozilla: 

  • Open the Email you want to track
  • Go to View -> Message Source 
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender
  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender

Opera:

  • Open the Email you want to track
  • From the TO field click on Display all headers  
  • Search for the line X-Originating-IP which shows IP address of the sender
  • Copy the IP address and paste it in http://whatismyipaddress.com/ (Paste it in “Additional IP Details” box and click the button)
  • This will shows you full details and also location of the email sender
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