How to Use the Ping Command

What is ping?
Ping is the abbreviation of “Packet Internet Groper”, it is a command which tests the connection between two network nodes by sending packets to a host and then reporting the time it takes to get a response.

The nodes can be in a Local Area Network, Wide Area Network or anywhere on the internet. And you can ping an IP Address ( or Domain Name (

The format of ping command

Enter the word ping, followed by a space, then the domain name/ip address (then hit enter to see your ping output).
For example: ping, ping

The result of ping command

If it shows a series of replies, the connection is working. The time shows you how fast the connection is. If you see a “timed out” error instead of a reply, there is a breakdown somewhere between your computer and the domain.

Use ping on Windows:

In Windows, select Start-> Programs-> Accessories-> Command Prompt. This will give you a window like the one below. Or click Start and go to Run, type “cmd” in the box and click OK.
1.Ping an IP address. ping
2.Ping a domain name. ping
Success: Reply from bytes=32 time<1ms TTL= 64
Error: Request timed out.

Use ping on Mac:

Hard Drive -> Applications -> Utilities -> Terminal
Unlike Widnows, the Ping here doesn’t only Ping 4 times, but it keeps going down Ping. If you need to stop, press the control+c key on the keyboard to stop the Ping process.

Use ping on linux:

Open a telnet/TERMINAL window.
[[email protected] ~]# ping
PING ( 56(84) bytes of data.
Success: 64 bytes from icmp_seq=1 ttl=64 time=0.720 ms
Error: From icmp_seq=1 Destination Host Unreachable

Use ping on iPhone:

1. Go to the App Store on your iPhone and download the “Network Ping Lite” application. It is a free app as of this writing.

2. Open the application and you will see four choices: Ping, Ping Subnet Traceroute, and Telnet. For this article we’ll focus on the functions related to pinging.

3. Choose “Ping” to ping a specific device.

4. Enter the DNS name ( or IP address of the specific device you would like to ping and hit “Start.” Your iPhone will now send out four ICMP packets and will tell you the outcome in the “Output” section. * Note: You can do a continuous ping by flipping the “Ping Forever” switch at the bottom.

5. Choose the “Ping Subnet” icon to ping an entire subnet.

6. By default, the app should pick up the subnet that your iPhone is already on. You can change it to check a different subnet or range of IP addresses. (Note: It can only check Class C network subnets.) You can adjust the “Ping Delay” which is the amount of time that the app will wait for a reply from the device before it declares it failed.

7. Hit “Start” and the scan will begin. You’ll see a table of all the possible Class C IP addresses for that subnet and the app will change the color of each as it scans to let you know which ones replied. Black = no reply. Green = Received reply. Yellow = last request failed. Red = stopped giving answer. The scan will take several minutes to complete, so be patient. is the IP address of TP-Link TL-WR700N V1.0~2.0 router. Just like or

TL-WR700N work in Router mode, you can achieve shared Internet access, broadband access to the Mini router, wired interface, LAN terminal access router, you can share broadband Internet access. This article guides the rapid deployment of Router mode using mobile phones.

How to log in IP address?

1. First connect the computer and TL-WR700N’s “LAN/WAN” screen with the cable, and if the wireless is connected, you can use the cable instead. Plug into the outlet.
2. Because the default IP for this router is, so if your network does not start with 192.168.1, you will normally change the IP manually. Right click on the “network neighborhood” and select “properties”.
3. Right click “local connections” or “wireless connections”, and select “properties”.
4. Select the Internet protocol master (TCP/IP) and click the Properties button.
5. Change the IP to the 192.168.1.x, such as, and finally click “OK”.
6. Then open the browser, enter in the address, press enter, enter the correct user name and password, and then click OK button.

What should you do if you forget your username or password?

1. Find it in Default username and password list.
2. Reset the router by holding the reset button for 10 seconds. is the IP address of several wireless routers. For example: TL-WR700N.

TL-WR700N supports the newest 802.11n standard, and provides backward compatibility with older 802.11b/g standards as well. With wireless speed up to 150Mbps, high bandwidth-consuming applications such as video streaming, using VoIP, or online gaming.

How to log in IP address?

TL-WR700N is small enough to put into your pocket and take on the road to share the Internet. When your hotel only offers a wired network connection, just plug the network cable into the TL-WR700N and enter the default password to enjoy the convenience of wireless networking in your hotel room. It is easy to log in
step 1: Enter
step 2: Type the username and password into the boxes of the login page, the default username and password both are admin, then press Enter. If you have forgotten the username of the router, you can reset router by holding the reset button for 15s. The position of the button is easy to find, there is a picture in

What can be done with supports AP, Router, Bridge, Client, Repeater modes to enable various wireless applications, giving users a more dynamic and comprehensive wireless networking experience. Multiple operating modes also help you to extend wireless range, just plug it in within range of the primary wireless router and in a spot near those areas. provides WPA/WPA2 encryptions, which effectively and efficiently protect the wireless network.

We often use the wireless router,  the IP address is one of the management address. It is often used in Digicom router and Thomson ADSL modem. The IP is a important IP address.This article can solve the problems encountered when you are using the router.

What can be done from this ip

When you enter the ip address of, electronic network, you provide access to your wireless router device. Wireless or wired modem Router without noticing that refer to the options and features of the software on the wireless router settings and repairs are made.

After you log in to the router software,security options, network management, security options, IP Qos, DNS, Proxy, LAN, WAN, WLAN settings, DSL, DHCP client, PPPOE, MAC, WPS and DSL to your ip address blocking and all other adjustments, you can accomplish this by logging..

How do I go to the address

In order to achieve your wireless router’s user interface, you must enter the address You can copy this address into your browser, or to log in to our site that we share with the help, you can have direct access to the login button.

We share on our site for you by clicking on the login to your wireless router, you can easily access. Incorrect password or password during this process can be seen such as with the problem of forgetting. It is necessary to make a fully qualified a good match for your entry if you do not know your user name and password, our writing what you can do easily, you can get trains to get around later.


The IP address 192.168.l.254 is the administration panel of your wireless router.
Today, both domestic and foreign manufacturing firms, the network devices you configure software to date on behalf of easy installs.

With the help of the software, the wireless router device is provided with internet access and a variety of problems are solved fairly easily.

What can be done from 192.168.l.254 ip?

You must login to the ip address 192.168.l.254 means you reach to your wireless router device. When you access for your wireless router, you can perform a few basic settings, DNS, PROXY, network management, WLAN (WiFi), LAN, WAN Protocol settings, Virtual routing, IP Qos, NAT virtual server, DMZ, a variety of security options, DHCP client, WPS, DSL, ADSL, MAC are all adjustments to the blocking and other changes.

How do I go to the address 192.168.l.254?

A good match for your user interface to provide transportation, it is necessary to enter to the address http://192.168.l.254. To do this, copy the address to your browser toolbar, or you can manually typing it manually with ease.

However, you might encounter the wrong password error during access. If you do not know your username or your password, you can find out them in default username and password list.