As a computer user, you require to check if your PC is connected to the Internet.
Do you find that daunting?
I want to share a very simple method which you can always rely on.
Here we go…
Steps On How To Check If Your Computer is Connected To the Internet:
Step 1: Search for CMD from your start button. You get a picture like the screenshot below:
Right Click on the CMD program and select START.
You should get a black screen. See picture below
To check if you are connected to the internet, use the “PING” command.
Simple, inside the CMD, type “ping+space+ a live internet address“
An example: If i ping using Google.com, my typing appears as below:
Then press enter key
In short while, your computer will give you results with a picture corresponding to one below:
Looking at the results, my connection shows that I’ve lost zero packets.
Therefore, there’s a live internet connection.
THAT’S IT, I’VE BEEN ABLE TO SEE THAT MY COMPUTER IS CONNECTED TO THE INTERNET.
Let’s try to get a little deeper in this.
Next, assuming that there’s no internet connection, below is a screenshot of results that you’ll most probably get.