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Windows PC Can PING Other Devices But Does Not Respond to PING

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TitleWindows PC Can PING Other Devices But Does Not Respond to PING
Symptoms
Windows PC gets Echo Reply when PING sent to other devices but does not respond to PING from those devices
Environment
PC has Windows OS
Cause
Windows local or personal firewall is enabled
Resolution
  • Disable the Windows local firewall
  • Create a filter to allow ICMP ECHO, ECHO REPLY and ICMP Timestamp incoming from source address, network, or subnet
Additional notes
There are multiple versions of Windows OS that include a firewall feature and each may have a different way of accessing and configuring the Windows Firewall.  Please consult Microsoft documentation or support for explicit instructions on how to configure or disable the Windows firewall feature.

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