A utility available on all operating systems that helps test network connectivity.

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Single website inaccessable through broadband / ethernet

I'm having difficulty accessing a single website on either of my two desktop computers, connected to the router using wired ethernet However it will work from my mobile phone connected across wi-fi ...
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Cant Ping Website but can access to browser

I'am trying to ping onlinejobs.ph but i can'ping it admins-MacBook-Air-6:admin$ ping onlinejobs.ph PING onlinejobs.ph (184.72.40.136): 56 data bytes Request timeout for icmp_seq 0 ...
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Why is my localhost not 127.0.0.1 but ::1, and what notation is that? [duplicate]

When I use the Ping command against my localhost (on Windows Vista), it doesn't show up as 127.0.0.1. C:\Windows\system32>ping localhost Pinging GIGA [::1] from ::1 with 32 bytes of data: ...
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VPN for specific UDP ports?

My ping to DotA 2 servers (online video game) is very poor in afternoon hours. My ping usually go as high as 300ms or even more. I tried to use OpenVPN with my dedicated server my ping decreased to ...
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Laptop can ping, but not browse. Clean windows install. Telnet doesn't work. Not the network

The laptop is able to ping and tracert, but not browse the internet. I'll start by saying what I've already ruled out: It is a completely fresh windows install The network works fine for the other 5 ...
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Is ping's handling of incomplete IPv4 addresses standard? [duplicate]

I accidentally hit return too early when attempting to ping a device, so instead of ping 10.111.12.4 I typed C:\Users\roadierich>ping 10.111 Pinging 10.0.0.111 with 32 bytes of data: Request ...
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How to play with absolutely no lag on the PS4 (Black Ops 3) [closed]

Sorry if I'm posting in the wrong section. I tried looking for an "internet" section and I thought I might find an answer here. Okay so I'll just get straight to the point. I play Call of Duty: Black ...
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Why is ping faster through VPN than without a VPN?

When I play an online game without VPN, the ping is around 120ms. But when I use VPN with a virtual location in Germany, the ping is only 60-70ms (which is amazing). When I use virtual location to ...
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What does `Type: IP (0x0800)` in the Ethernet II part of a ping packet mean?

If I ping to another pc in my network I send a packet that consists out of an ICMP part, a IPv4 part and a Ethernet II part. I can see this using the packet analyser 'wireshark'. Now the Ethernet II ...
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QOS on Linksys E900

Intro: I live in Brazil, here I have a 2MB internet connection. When someone else is watching a video on Youtube or Netflix, I can't play anything, the ping oscillates so much. I can't play any online ...
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How come my desktop isnt visible to my other devices?

My setup: WAN > router > network switch > ubiquiti AP. Also my desktop is wired to the switch. Well I used to be able to ping my desktop from my wifi devices, and I don't know what I changed but ...
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I can access websites through the web browser, but I can not ping them or interact in various other ways

as of around two weeks ago I've been having really weird interactions with the Internet that I can't explain, but please keep reading. I've tried looking for the issue myself and haven't found ...
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internet has been intermittently cutting off

So since last week, my internet has been intermittently cutting off. And it wouldn't completely cut off, rather all SSL sites would give me SSL errors, and everything else just wouldn't work. I ...
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How can ping results differ that much?

I am still kind of dealing with my other question here and while doing that, I need to be able to measure the quality of the connection. I found the measurement quite unreliable (despite measuring for ...
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iMac OSX “no route to host”

I have an issue with one of my computer on my network. It is an iMac running OS X 10.5.8. The issue is accessing certain websites. For instance, one of these websites is that the computer is ...
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“destination host unreachable” while ping attempt between 2 pc on 1 network

I have 2 computers in my network ones ip address is 192.168.2.31(PC-A) and the others is 192.168.2.33(PC-B). When I'm trying to ping from PC-B to PC-A it says: Pinging 192.168.2.33 with 32 bytes ...
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How to deal with WiFi signal noise?

I am not sure, if this is the right place where to ask such a question. Short version: When connected to my WiFi router, the response is very slow. Long version: In my house, I have a WiFi router ...
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Some ping fails

What can cause this? 192.168.0.222 is router what computer connected is.
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DD-WRT block requests from static-addressed computers

Hello i have a litle problem. I have moved into two floors house and need to use repeater. My network structure is linke on this picture: There are two routers, R1 (upper) is any D-LINK with ...
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Very high latency caused by router?

I'm getting very high pings (2000-10000ms), and intermittent internet connection when using a wireless router (be it on LAN or WAN). When connecting a desktop directly to the cable modem, there are no ...
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I cannot Ping any IP or Web address only on my machine running Windows 10

For a few days, I have noticed that I cannot ping any Local IP from the network, only on my Laptop from Asus. When I open CMD then type ping 192.168.1.1 or ping 8.8.8.8 (Google DNS), I don't get any ...
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Ping flood output code capital “E”

I'm finding this difficult to Google : What does the capital letter 'E' mean in iputils' ping(8) ? $ sudo ping -f -c 100 -s 1464 -M do x.x.x.x PING x.x.x.x (x.x.x.x) 1464(1492) bytes of data. ...
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detect if IP using a proxy from terminal

I'm trying to do check/detect from terminal or AppleScript if a given IP return to a Proxy. I don't see how to do that which ping/ traceroute etc.. Any idea?
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What happen if I ping multicast IP?

I am learning the ping command and its options. In that I had one problem. The problem is I don't know how the ping multicast address loop-back works. Because I does not have the multicast address. ...
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what makes ping high?

We've got a slowish broadband non fibre connection c. 10mbps up, 1mbps down. It should be ok for everyday browsing for 1 or 2 people but we are trying to use it for 5 people at once all syncing large ...
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Can't ping on windows

Whenever I run the PING command on my pc, It shows 'An' is not recognised as an internal or external program or batch file. And then it executes a dir command for C:\Windows\System32 listing all the ...
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Can you do “ping %localhost%”?

I would like to be able to ping whatever machine name I am in without first having to do: localhost Can I do something like the following? ping %localhost% When I do: ping localhost the IP ...
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How can I perform a ping every X minutes and check the response time?

I am currently working in a big company and we have serious latency issues. This is happening in a process control system, and is unacceptable (Open a valve sometimes take 2 minutes before command ...
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ping command does not work without extension

all of a sudden my command prompt commands started giving problems. when I run ping.exe it works but when I run ping it says, 'ping' is not recognized as an internal or external command. same ...
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Linux: Visualize Ping by changing Screen color

I'm looking for away to easily show (so no need to read any text) students if a repeating ping is successful or not. Years ago I had a tool on Windows changing its window color from red to green when ...
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After few minutes of RDP, I get disconnected and ping gives General Failure

I RDP to home using my public IP and port 3389 (forwarded on my router to point on my machine). After a few minutes, I get DCed: When I try to ping the IP from my machine, I get General Failure: ...
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Log ping and date isn't working [closed]

:START echo %date% %time% && ping -n 1 192.168.1.1 >> pingReport.txt 2>&1 echo %date% %time% && ping -n 1 192.168.1.2 >> pingReport.txt 2>&1 echo %date% ...
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How to check ping failure in logs/event viewer?

Ping had failed(Request timed out) to a target windows 7 system(192.168.0.31) continuously (continuous timed outs) for a time period of one minute. In the target system 192.168.0.31(windows server ...
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Why is my code for checking for an internet connection failing?

I am trying to edit a script so that it will check for an internet connection before executing the rest of its commands, but the problem is that no matter what I try the result (online or not) the ...
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How many ARP Request/Reply for Ping command to work

I would like know how many ARP Request/Reply are required for ping command to get work ? Let's say we have two machines connected point to point with ip's 192.168.110.2 and 192.168.110.3 and executes ...
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Online computer not responding to pings

I was doing a bit of scanning on my network lately, knew all the hostnames to each computer connected. But whilst pinging one of them ping returned Request timed out.. This is strange as I know the ...
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Batch ping to find fastest server

I have a list of about 200 IP addresses in a file. I want to know which one I have the lowest ping to, as they are game servers. Is there some way I can ping all of them and have the output be the ...
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Windows 7 DNS lookups failing and fixing themselves

I have one user who is sporadically unable to complete internal DNS queries and the problem fixes itself within 2-10 minutes and this problem has been lingering on for a couple months. I haven't been ...
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Enable ping response in windows embedded standard 7

I would like to enable ping response in WES7 but I didn't add Firewall package in answer file. Is there a way to enable ping response without needing to add firewall package??? I tried pinging but WES ...
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Router cannot ping an IP-Camera attached to a switch

My router cannot ping an IP-Camera attached to a switch. Therefore I cannot reach this IP-Camera from over the internet using port forwarding. Other PCs can ping the IP-Camera within the network. ...
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Possible to “ping” url:port? (OS X-GeekTool)

I'm trying to use GeekTool (Mac pref pane... basically just embeds output of a shell command/script on the desktop... ...
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Is PSPING Capped when running under a Custom Windows Shell?

My problem is that I am having low network ping rate issues that only occur when my device boots to a custom shell in Windows. The device is a kiosk style system running Windows Embedded Standard 7. ...
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Ping is not happening between PCs

I have designed custom Embedded system with two RGMII ports which works in Linux OS. One of the port is pinging with the PC while other is not. All the Configurations of both ETHo ports are same. ...
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Doubt In default time to live (TTL) 255?

I know that,The Default Time to live value is 255, each time a ipv4 packet crosses a router that value is decremented by 1. But,When I ping my adsl router it shows TTL as 64 Pinging 192.168.0.1 ...
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Mac OS X host OS not able to ping Windows 7 guest OS on VirtualBox VM

I have Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) as the host machine, I have installed VirtualBox and created a virtual machine with Windows 7 64-bit. I have created 2 network adapters on the virtual machine, shown ...
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Having ping 600-650ms, will that make browsing much worse?

I am thinking to order satellite internet (10/4Mbps). The problem is that ping time is very high (600-650ms). I am wondering how big problem will be that to me. I don't play games. The first thing ...
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CAN get online but CAN'T ping/curl/use GIT from command line

I've recently begun to use GIT repositories for Node.js, Socket.io, websockets, etc. The specific project isn't important here, what is is I'm unable to connect anywhere outside of localhost using the ...
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`cmd.exe` command to ping a range of addresses

How can I ping a range of addresses starting with A and ending with B?
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Port Number used by ping process

Ping Output: $ ping 192.168.20.36 PING 192.168.20.36 (192.168.20.36) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from 192.168.20.36: icmp_req=1 ttl=64 time=0.165 ms 64 bytes from 192.168.20.36: icmp_req=2 ttl=64 ...
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Good internet but horrible ping?

My old router did not work anymore, so I switched to another exact same (AirPort Extreme) and ever since, I have gotten horrible ping (300-400+ ms), I still get 300-500 MB/s download and upload speed ...