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How to enable ping in windows firewall in windows server 2008 r2

If you are unable ping your windows server 2008 r2 machine or if you have a “one way ping problem”. You need to check whether you have it enabled in your windows firewall.To enable it , you need to do the following:

1. You need to go to control panel >> windows firewall >> Advanced settings

2. Go to Inbound Rules and enable File and Printer Sharing (Echo Request – ICMPv4-In),after you have done this ,your computer will become pingable.

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