How to ping

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

  1. graphiteG4 macrumors newbie

    Feb 28, 2008
    i am sort of a newbie when it comes to this. can someone tell me the terminal Command to ping a web site.

  2. graphiteG4 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Feb 28, 2008
    wow that makes me feel dumb guess i should of used some common sence thanks
  3. ChrisA macrumors G4

    Jan 5, 2006
    Redondo Beach, California
    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

    Jun 15, 2012
    You can also use ping, and other network testing functions, in the Network Utility app, in the Utilities folder.

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