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Aliasing / labeling an IP Address


Can I associate a 'friendly name' with an IP Address? The automatic name doesn't really help identify a target.


Yes, you can! Both PingPlotter and MultiPing offer a mechanism for associating a friendly name with an IP Address. To do this, enter a name after the IP Address, like this:

This will result in that host showing up as 'My Server Name' throughout the program.

You may also rename any hop by right-clicking a hop, hovering over the hostname, and selecting Edit Name...

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Article Number: 23 | Last Updated: June 10, 2019

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