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Ping for Windows

, 15 Feb 2001
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A simple Windows based ping program
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    This is an extremely simple Ping program for Windows. I'm using Chris Maunder's auto-completion combo box class and there's code borrowed from a Winsock 2.0 book. Credits are mentioned on the About box.

    Please see the code for details - it's quite simple.


    7 Sep 2000:

    • Fixes to MRU Combo
    • Fixes to Duplicate host/ip addresses
    • Fixes to Ping times (Now correct)

    16 Sep 2001:

    • Updated source code


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    Comments and Discussions

    GeneralRe: ping under XP Pinmembermohamad15-May-04 0:38 
    GeneralRe: ping under XP Pinmembersame.wong21-Aug-12 16:13 
    GeneralBug PinmemberYossi Meir15-Mar-03 22:47 
    GeneralRe: Bug PinmemberHanney Wang16-Mar-03 20:08 
    GeneralNot work very well - A bug. PinmemberHanney Wang24-Dec-02 17:36 
    GeneralRe: Not work very well - A bug. PinmemberJesús O.1-Feb-03 10:47 
    GeneralRe: Not work very well - A bug. PinmemberNorm Almond1-Feb-03 23:14 
    GeneralRe: Not work very well - A bug. PinmemberHanney Wang15-Mar-03 3:25 
    GeneralRe: Not work very well - A bug - for Sonu Kapoor . PinmemberHanney Wang30-Mar-03 16:36 
    GeneralRe: Not work very well - A bug - for Sonu Kapoor . PinmemberSonu Kapoor1-Apr-03 1:39 
    GeneralRe: Not work very well - A bug - for Sonu Kapoor . PinmemberSonicYouth21-Sep-05 22:32 
    QuestionCould you give me a TIP? PinmemberkODe mASTeR22-Nov-02 13:45 
    Generalurgent !!!!! PinsussbalajiParthasarathy19-Aug-02 4:46 
    GeneralRe: urgent !!!!! PinmemberTak19-Oct-02 7:43 
    GeneralFinding local IP PinmemberCamran3-Jul-02 19:05 
    GeneralRe: Finding local IP PinmemberAnonymous3-Jul-02 22:11 
    GeneralRe: Finding local IP PinmemberMicky Cheng3-Jul-02 22:23 
    GeneralRe: Finding local IP PinmemberAnonymous6-Jul-02 16:22 
    GeneralNeed Help!!!! Pinmemberaimmilly19-May-02 14:12 
    GeneralRe: Need Help!!!! PinmemberNorm Almond3-Jul-02 22:14 
    QuestionWin2K/NT4 only as administrator ??? PinmemberOlli23-Apr-02 0:59 
    AnswerRe: Win2K/NT4 only as administrator ??? PinmemberRobert W.9-Jul-03 8:39 
    GeneralRe: Win2K/NT4 only as administrator ??? Pinmemberborini11-Feb-04 6:43 
    GeneralRe: Win2K/NT4 only as administrator ??? PinsussLaszlo Kiss13-Apr-05 0:06 
    GeneralRe: Win2K/NT4 only as administrator ??? Pinmemberzghelp15-Nov-04 4:55 
    GeneralCPU Usage and Memory Consumption PinmemberGuy Schreiber23-Jan-02 2:02 
    GeneralCombo box question PinmemberTom Wright12-Dec-01 12:06 
    QuestionHow to fine Machine IP PinmemberWorld Of Life21-Oct-01 21:03 
    AnswerRe: How to fine Machine IP PinmemberRS Praveen12-Feb-02 20:09 
    GeneralWSA Error 10044 PinmemberAnonymous7-Oct-01 20:44 
    GeneralRe: WSA Error 10044 PinmemberGraham7-Dec-01 7:40 
    GeneralWindows Socket, netwrok programing Pinmembersalman27-Sep-01 21:03 
    GeneralCatching SQL Server Exceptions PinmemberAndrew Torrance26-Sep-01 2:09 
    GeneralMultiple pings... Pinmemberborj25-Sep-01 23:56 
    GeneralRe: Multiple pings... PinmemberAnonymous26-Sep-01 0:04 
    GeneralRe: Multiple pings... PinmemberOncar Singh5-Jun-02 6:06 
    General2K GetTickCount resolution PinmemberAlan Kivlin17-Aug-01 6:48 
    QuestionBug ? PinmemberMoti B15-Jul-01 2:21 
    GeneralQuestion PinmemberSyd2-May-01 15:14 
    GeneralRe: Question PinmemberNorm Almond18-Sep-01 23:20 
    QuestionTime travel? PinmemberAnonymous17-Feb-01 17:00 
    AnswerRe: Time travel? PinmemberNorm Almond19-Feb-01 22:27 
    GeneralFocus PinsussNicholas Blumhardt5-Oct-00 14:41 
    GeneralMissing files PinsussDan Christensen11-Sep-00 10:53 
    General### NEW VERSION ### PinsussNorm Almond11-Sep-00 3:36 
    GeneralNotice all your ping times are ~1000ms PinsussGuyJeff16-Aug-00 7:35 
    GeneralRe: Notice all your ping times are ~1000ms PinmemberNorm Almond17-Mar-01 4:37 
    GeneralWinPing.exe Pinsussmickey25-Jul-00 7:53 
    GeneralRe: WinPing.exe PinsussNorm Almond25-Jul-00 22:29 
    GeneralRe: WinPing.exe PinmemberAnonymous9-Apr-01 6:59 

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