Aliasing / labeling an IP Address


Question

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

Solution

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.



Article ID: 23
Created On: January 20, 2004
Last Updated On: December 12, 2014

Online URL: https://www.pingman.com/kb/article/aliasing-labeling-an-ip-address-23.html