This downloadable Windows-based program "pings" various routers on the Internet, external to dslreports.com, to get a fairly accurate reading of your average "ping" time.
The lower the value (response time in milliseconds), the quicker your packets reach their destination.
Feedback received on this FAQ entry:
- most simple direct explanation i have read. i cant use this but thanks. yes, i have several degrees, incl phd but too many write with lots of fog........
by lev edited by JMGullett
last modified: 2007-05-02 10:50:35