Enable ‘Ping’ ICMP in Windows 2012 server


By default Windows 2012 server does not allow us to ping. You have to enable the ICMP in Windwos firewall on Windows 2012 server.

  1. Control panel -> Windows Firewall -> Inbound rules
  2. Scroll down and right click “File and Printer sharing (Echo request – ICMPv4 -In) and select Enable. for IPv6 enable the one mentioned as ICMPv6.

Enable ping

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