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I am having problems in my network: we have an AD controller, windows 2003 server, and clients are Windows XP and Windows 7.

I can ping from the server to the XP clients and from the Windows 7 client to the server, but I can not ping from server to the Windows 7 clients.

I have disabled the Windows 7 firewall, IPv6 and I have tried configuring DHCP enabled vs manual IP: still same issue. How can I fix this?

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Can you ping from xp to/from win7? –  dbasnett Jul 15 '13 at 12:43
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ICMP echo replies may be disabled by default? in some Win 7 configurations. Try turning the firewall on and add a specific rule to allow ICMP echo replies. –  dbasnett Jul 15 '13 at 12:49
    
as dbasnett says, enable ping replies, step by step if you want: sysprobs.com/enable-ping-reply-windows-7 –  NickW Jul 15 '13 at 13:15
    
Hi Nickw and dbasneet, i have enabled ICMP echo replies , still same problem. i cant ping from win xp also.please help thanks –  feroz Jul 15 '13 at 20:46

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