ip address help please.

tadkeshwar1234 asked 2 years ago

Hello everyone,

I have a network user, who connect from home via vpn. vpn is working fine. but what is happening is that when i ping her laptop from here it is showing me Reply from fe80::b4c8:4cfa and stuff like that instead of her local network ip address. can someone tell me why this is happening?

thank you for your help

1 Answers
Shnerdly Staff answered 2 years ago

Thanks for your question tadkeshwar1234.

My guess is that your getting an IPv6 address instead of the IPv4 address you are expecting. The syntax of the addressing schemes are very different.

Are you pinging the laptop by host name or by the expected IPv4 IP address?

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