Information Technology - Useful Commands: Ping

The ping command is useful in troubleshooting and verifying network connectivity.

How to use:

  1. Click start
  2. Click run
  3. Type "cmd" (no quotes) in the run box
  4. Press "Enter", or click "Ok"
  5. In the black command prompt window type "ping www.websitename.com" (no quotes)
  6. Press "Enter"
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