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  1. #1

    Default Unable to resolve address with ping -a

    I am unable to resolve computer names with ping -a. I
    have my dns set up correctly and my server is set up
    correctly.
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    Jason Guest

  2. #2

    Default Re: Unable to resolve address with ping -a

    Computer names (as on a LAN) use network name resolution not dns. URLs use
    DNS.
    A firewall could be disrupting pings, have you tried pinging their IP
    address.

    "Jason" <xx.com> wrote in message
    news:07c001c34186$073c6ed0$a001280aphx.gbl...
    > I am unable to resolve computer names with ping -a. I
    > have my dns set up correctly and my server is set up
    > correctly.

    Guest

  3. #3

    Default Re: Unable to resolve address with ping -a

    Also some IP addresses don't have DNS names, or the names are not available
    for reverse lookup.

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    Ken Wickes [MSFT]
    This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights.


    <R> wrote in message news:%238P1lnvQDHA.2424tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    > Computer names (as on a LAN) use network name resolution not dns. URLs use
    > DNS.
    > A firewall could be disrupting pings, have you tried pinging their IP
    > address.
    >
    > "Jason" <xx.com> wrote in message
    > news:07c001c34186$073c6ed0$a001280aphx.gbl...
    > > I am unable to resolve computer names with ping -a. I
    > > have my dns set up correctly and my server is set up
    > > correctly.
    >
    >

    Ken Wickes [MSFT] Guest

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