• Allow Pings (ICMP Echo Request) Through Your Windows Server 2008

    Allow ICMP Echo Request (ping) From the Command Line :

    Open up an administrator mode command prompt by right-clicking and choosing Run as Administrator, or type cmd into the start menu search box and then use Ctrl+Shift+Esc.

    netsh firewall set icmpsetting 8 enable


    To disable it again, simply enter this command:

    netsh firewall set icmpsetting 8 disable

    The change should be immediate… no need to restart anything.

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