192.168.1.1 is a private IP address or also called Host addressed used in the D-Link, Netgear and Linksys routers. That IP address is used as default IP address, and with the IP address you can log in to the router for enabling the device for internet and Wi-Fi setup. You can use the IP address for security and check the connection between router and the computer. You can check the connectivity with the IP address with the ping command. There are two types of the ping command. For checking routers D-Link, Netgear, and Linksys, you need to use “ping 192.168.1.1” or “ping 192.168.1.1 -t”. If you do not know the default IP address of those devices, then you can use “ipconfig” command. Know the IP address from the default getaway. You can run the CMD or Command Promote from the start menu and use the ping command to check the connection.
For checking, the router becomes easier with the ping command with the IP address. For checking D-Link, Netgear and Linksys routers, you need to use “ping 192.168.1.1” command or “ping 192.168.1.1 -t”. If you need to use ping command once then you can use this command “ping 192.168.1.1, ” and it is called a ping. If you need to use ping command “ping 192.168.1.1” again and again, then you should use continuous ping command “ping 192.168.1.1 -t”. The command will start the continuation of the process, and this process will not end until someone does not give the command to stop the process. However, for using the command, you need to use Command prompt, and you can start it from Start menu of your computer. Click on the “Run” button and type “CMD” and hit the Enter button. Command Prompt will run, and on the command page, you have to type the ping command.
The continuous ping will start with the command “ping 192.168.1.1 -t” and hit the enter button. Then the process will run and keep you give you update information in every second. The process will be continuous, and you can stop the process by a pause or cancel. For Pause, you need to press CTL + Break key from the keyboard. Then you will see summary and you can get the last status of the ping. Again the process will start auto. If you want to cancel the process, then you need to press on the key CTL + C from the keyboard. Now you will see the summary, and the process will end here. The process will not continue after the broken auto. You can press CTL + Break from the keyboard as you want.
The continuous ping command is used for identifying the problem and for saving time, the experts prefer to use ping 192.168.1.1 -t. It is better than the 192.168.1.1. If you do not get good output from ping 192.168.1.1, then you need to use Ping 192.168.1.1 -t. So, you can easily identify the problem and solve the problem quickly. The D-Link, Linksys, Netgear and TP-Link routers use IP address 192.168.1.1 and your Ping command “Ping 192.168.1.1 -t” is used those routers. The addition -t with the ping 192.168.1.1 made the continuation of the IP address, and you can identify the problem fast.
Both ping commands Ping 192.168.1.1 -t and Ping 192.168.1.1 are important. You can try Ping 192.168.1.1 first, but for saving time, you can use Ping 192.168.1.1. You will get 4 packets data information, but that must not be enough. When continuous ping runs, then you will see a continuous result for the continuous ping. On the continuous result, you may see different things, and you need to know all of the things about. Then you can identify the problem and solution of router. From the computer, you can see data receiving and sending response time.
Continues ping command send continue report, and you can get “reply from 192.168.1.1, byte=, time=, TTL=” for the IP address 192.168.1.1. “Request timed out” message and “…. Request timed out: Destination host unreachable”. There are different reasons to get those messages.
The message “reply from 192.168.1.1, byte=, time=, TTL=” is available for the getting connection or reply from the router. It means that the router can send and receive data from computer package. So, the connection is currently ok.
The message “Request timed out” is shown when the connection is unreachable. You can ping with the website address to check the internet connectivity. If you get the same message, then the internet is not available.
“…. Request timed out: Destination host unreachable” message is shown when the router with the IP address 192.168.1.1 is not available or unreachable. You can check all of the cable connection and check power cable to identify the problem. “Unknown host” may come for the similar type problem.
You can check the router in another computer. You need to connect the router to other computer and check the connectivity with the same ping command with IP “ping 192.168.1.1 -t”. Now you can identify the problem router and find the solution of the router. If the router has been working properly, then your computer may have any problem. If the router is not working on another computer too, you need to contact with the vendor. If the computer is the cause of the problem, then you should check the computer with antivirus and check the firewall. Sometimes firewall blocks the IP address.
When you break or cancel the continuous ping “ping 192.168.1.1 -t”, you will get summary. The summary explains many things like send, received and lost data. So, you can identify the connection status. Usually, data send and receive are remain same but Lost is used for different reasons. If you see Lost = 0%, then your connection is ok completely. If Lost -100%, the network connection is not available and you cannot use the connection. In this case, you should check hardware, computer, and cable. If Lost = 55% or more or less, then your interment connection is not stable. It is going up and down. Contact with vendor or ISP to discuss this problem. It is very easy to identify and bring the solution so quickly. Check the firewall and use update antivirus for solving the problem.
So, you already understand the demand and importance of “ping 192.168.1 -t” command. You can read the router manual and read the instruction. Without the “ping 192.168.1 -t” it is not easy to identify the problem. You should check and recheck both computer and router. Before talking with the vendor or customer care, you should try to solve this problem by yourself. If you cannot identify, then use google or YouTube to know more about the Ip address 192.168.1.1 and its use.