How to use PING command

The ping command is useful for determining the status of the network and various foreign hosts, tracking and isolating hardware and software problems, and testing, measuring, and managing networks.

You can get the 4 line ping result by following the steps below:

1. Click Start > Click Run

 

2. Please key in "cmd" on the text field then click "OK"

 

3. On the command prompt please key in "ping domain.com" then press enter.

Sample Output that is working fine

C:\>ping rocksoft.com.my
Pinging rocksoft.com.my
[112.137.167.7] with 32 bytes of data:
Reply from 112.137.167.7: bytes=32 time=20ms TTL=59
Reply from 112.137.167.7: bytes=32 time=58ms TTL=59
Reply from 112.137.167.7: bytes=32 time=139ms TTL=59
Reply from 112.137.167.7: bytes=32 time=72ms TTL=59

 

Ping statistics for 112.137.167.7:

Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:
Minimum = 20ms, Maximum = 139ms,Average = 72ms

Sample Output that has connection issue:

C:\>ping ijot.com
Pinging xxxx.com [195.188.87.215] with
32 bytes of data:
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.

Ping statistics for 195.188.87.215:
Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 0, Lost = 4 (100% loss)

You can continue ping on the domain by add -t after 'ping command'

1. Click Start > Click Run

2. Please key in "cmd" on the text field then click "OK"

3. On the command prompt please key in "ping -t domain.com" then press enter.

 

 

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