Switch the Pinging from IPv6 to Ping IPv4


  1.    10 Jun 2008 #1
    Join Date : Apr 2008
    Posts : 101
    VISTA ULTIMATE 32BIT
    Local Time: 07:39

    Switch the Pinging from IPv6 to Ping IPv4


    Is it possible to switch from IPv6 to IPv4 ? when I ping my computer's name I get the pinging of IPv6. I would like it to show IPv4 instead like 192. for example.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    10 Jun 2008 #2
    Join Date : Apr 2007
    Texas, USA
    Posts : 31,923
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro
    Local Time: 09:39
    usa us oklahoma

     

    Re: Switch the Pinging from IPv6 to Ping IPv4


    Hi VistaKing,

    You can see if unchecking IPv6 in your Network Properties will do it for you. The example in this tutorial will help show you how to if needed.

    QoS Bandwidth Reserve Limit

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3.    07 Oct 2008 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2008
    Posts : 1
    2008 x64 standard
    Local Time: 16:39


     

    Re: Switch the Pinging from IPv6 to Ping IPv4


    ping <name or ip> -4

    the same goes for ipv6, just add -6
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Switch the Pinging from IPv6 to Ping IPv4

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
How IPv6 works? After setup IPv6 properties and disable IPv4 no more internet connect
How IPv6 works? After setup IPv6 properties and disable IPv4 no more internet connection available. I went to ipv6 properties and setup the ip...
Network & Sharing
IPv4 and IPv6 not connected
I have a computer that is set up with wifi and I have an ethernet cable running from it to an xbox. I have a netwrok bridge between my Local area...
Network & Sharing
IPv4 and ipv6 not connected
I can connect Ok to internet/network with an ethernet cable but my wireless connection has stopped working. The wireless connection properties shows...
Network & Sharing
$ping.send(hostname) pings ipv6 instead of ipv4 address
I am having problems with my code working. For whatever reason it tries to ping a hostname, it tries pinging an ipv6 address instead of the ipv4...
PowerShell
I can ping with IPv6. I can not ping with IPv4.
Hello, I have a PC (SUN W2100z) with a Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet adapter. The Gigabit Ethernet adapter is integrated in the mother...
Vista General
Cannot access/ping ipv4 address
Not sure what to think of this. I would assume that vista would be able to seamlessly handle both ipv4 and ipv6 addresses. I have windows vista...
Vista networking & sharing
Wireless N cards do both IPv4 and IPv6? Why?
I work at Marquette university as a TSS in the College of Arts and Sciences. I had a few student bring in their dell laptops during New Student...
Vista networking & sharing

Our Sites
  • Ten Forums
  • Eight Forums
  • Seven Forums
  • Help Me Bake
  • Site Links
  • Contact Us
  • Privacy and Cookies
  • About Us
    Windows Vista Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

    Designer Media Ltd
    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:39.
    .