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How do I ping a device?

How to ping a device To ping an IP, device or website, follow the simple instructions below. Open the command prompt on your Windows PC by clicking on the START menu then type CMD....

What is Ping?

What is Ping?

What is Ping or Pinging? Ping is a computer command that you can use to check if there a connection (reach-ability) between two devices. The name comes from active marine sonar terminology that sends...