1. Open the Windows Run item, by going to Start | All Programs | Accessories | Run.
2. Type cmd into the Run dialogue to open the Command Prompt.
3. Type the command ping -t "name of Server machine"
For example if my Server machine's name is adinstruments-pc, I would type ping -t adinstruments-pc
This will continuously send data packets to your LabTutor Server machine and generate response times. To end the protocol, press Ctrl + C
Using the above example, if you wish to save the results to a text file instead, you would use the command ping -t adinstruments-pc > c:\report.txt