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tests to check out your internet connectivity.
Having trouble with your internet connection?
Here are some quick tests:
Test basic connectivity
When your internet connection is in doubt, or your browser might be
the simplest and easiest thing to do is try visiting a couple of web
sites with very short web addresses:
If you could not reach the web sites listed above, perhaps your
internet connection has failed,
- Click this link, or at any time you could:
in your browser's address field simply type the letters: ibm then hit
hold down the Control key, and tap the Enter key - this will
automatically put the "www." in front of the letters you typed, and
will put ".com" at the end of the letters.
so you can test the
basic connection: www.pingtest.net. This service
firstly tests your internet connection, then tests the quality of the
service at a basic data level, performing a PING test, and
reporting the PING
time, and the JITTER measure (see more details...).
Test your internet link performance
your connection is working but might be running slow,
you can test the internet
connection speed: www.speedtest.net
Test the security of your computer
What is your IP address?Try this link: www.vpnmentor.com/ipinfo
or this one: www.whatismyipaddress.com, try this one: www.whatismyip.com
What is an IP address?
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