nmap is very popular network scanning tool. Windows operating systems like 7, 10, Server are most used operating systems too. But we know that these two popular things do not meet together in most of time.
nmap is by default provided by most of the Linux distributions like Fedora, Ubuntu, Kali, Mint, Debian, CentOs, RHEL etc. Installing it in Windows is a bit harder. In this tutorial we will look how to download and install
nmap for Windows operating systems.
As stated previously
nmap is provided by the most of the Linux distributions via repositories. In Windows we should download the installer executable file. We can download executable from following links. As writing this tutorial nmap latest version was 7.60
We can install
nmap with Windows style Next->Next like below.
Command Line Usage
We cna use installed nmap via command line. We should navigate to the nmap directory. Then we will issue nmap command like below. In this example nmap is located at the
Use Without Install
In some cases we may do not have any privileges to install applications in the current operating system. So we need to use
nmap without installing it. We can download following zip file where 32 bit nmap can be used. We should extract before using it.