How to ping

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by graphiteG4, Mar 13, 2008.

  1. graphiteG4 macrumors newbie

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    #1
    i am sort of a newbie when it comes to this. can someone tell me the terminal Command to ping a web site.

    thanks
     
  2. graphiteG4 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    wow that makes me feel dumb guess i should of used some common sence thanks
     
  3. ChrisA macrumors G4

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    #4
    While in the terminal type "man ping" (no quotes) and the man program will print out the manual page for the ping command.
     
  4. benwiggy macrumors 68020

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    You can also use ping, and other network testing functions, in the Network Utility app, in the Utilities folder.
     

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