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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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    Software Developer (Senior) Software Kinetics
    United Kingdom United Kingdom

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    are experts in developing customised and bespoke applications and have expertise in the development of desktop, mobile and internet applications on Windows.

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