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 xsosys.com.sg
Pinging xsosys.com.sg
[210.48.145.168] with 32 bytes of data:
Reply from 43.229.84.56: bytes=32 time=6ms TTL=114

Reply from 43.229.84.56: bytes=32 time=6ms TTL=114
Reply from 43.229.84.56: bytes=32 time=8ms TTL=114
Reply from 43.229.84.56: bytes=32 time=5ms TTL=114
Reply from 43.229.84.56: bytes=32 time=6ms TTL=114
Ping statistics for 43.229.84.56:
    Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:
    Minimum = 5ms, Maximum = 8ms, Average = 6ms

 

Sample Output that has connection issue:

C:\>ping xxxx.com
Pinging xxxx.com [69.116.26.194] with
32 bytes of data:
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.

Ping statistics for 69.116.26.194:
Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 0, Lost = 4 (100% loss)

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