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If i can ping a server does that mean it's switched on? [closed]

I think the question says it all, if I ping a server and access it using \server\c$ and get a response does that mean that server is on?
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RDP working but not able to ping and share can't be accessed through UNC [closed]

I am asking this for my live environment servers. So, kindly requested to consider this while answering.. I have 2 cases asked here. Please do number while answering. 1) I have a server which I can ...
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1answer
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VMWare-ESXi server dropping packets, shaky connection

I have a few virtual servers running on a VMWare-ESXi server. One of those is a mailserver running Windows server 2003, Has been running quite well for a while now. About 4 days ago, the mailserver ...
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1answer
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winsock unable to ping URL but able to ping ip

i have a web app on the server that sends emails with aspemail from persists today it stopped and i get error Winsock error 11004 (0x2AFC) occurred. if i try to ping the host server smtp.gmail.com ...
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Why can't I ping my server?

I am logged onto my Windows Server 2003. I am trying to ping another server that is Windows 2008 by using the command promt and putting in the ip address that I had given it. For some reason it seems ...
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1answer
518 views

High ping everywhere except one PC

I have a network with a really high ping (usually more than 500ms) except for one laptop. And in that laptop the ping is usually 5ms. I've tried: - using same model laptop - compare lan driver ...
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3answers
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Windows Server no longer responds to ping

I've inherited a Windows Server that is used as the backup server for some of our internal machines. One day, seemingly at random, it stopped responding to ping and no longer accepts RDC requests. I ...
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How many failed pings are acceptable in a minute for a wireless network?

Quick question for you wireless gurus. If you ping a machine over a wireless network every .2 seconds, how many failed pings would be acceptable and "reliable" within a minute? This is an XP machine ...
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3answers
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Is it possible for me to 'see' an incoming ping?

If I ping one of my servers from another server, is there any log or anything, a way to 'see' the ping from the other server on the target machine and identify it's source IP or something?
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1answer
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can't ping NT Server running on 2003 server

I have a Windows NT Server running on Virtual Machine on Windows Server 2003. Until this morning, all worked fine - I could connect to the virtual server through my program and all was well. This ...
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2answers
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Can ping IP address and nslookup hostname but cannot ping hostname

On a windows 2003 server I can nslookup www.google.com which returns Server: localhost Address: 127.0.0.1 Non-authoritative answer: Name: www.l.google.com Addresses: 74.125.79.104, ...
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1answer
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Domain Controller can't receive inbound pings / Firewall can't be enabled

I can ping everything from the domain server but it doesn't show up on any ping sweeps from client machines. Also, the firewall service is off but can't be turned on. It says that there is another ...
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Client A can ping server S, but client B cannot

I moved the question to here from stackoverflow.com http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2917569/unable-to-ping-server-from-client-b-but-able-to-ping-from-client-a-please-help I am trying to configure ...
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1answer
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Ping, nslookup and remote desktop issues

I have two computers named HOST and HOST2. We are migrating the server from HOST to HOST2. HOST is a old system running windows server 2003 and has static ip configured. HOST2 is the new system ...
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VPN failure between two remote offices

I have three offices all with broadband routers feeding into Server 2003 running Routing and Remote Access that provides the clients with internet access. I have setup VPN connection between site1 ...