To set a device as your ping source:

  1. Connect the Global Console to the Global Manager.

    Instructions for completing this step are given in “Attaching the Global Console to the Global Manager” on page 18.

  2. On a Topology Browser Console, Notification Log Console, or Map Console, select the PE or CE object to set as the source; for example, a PE named

  3. Right click the object and then select S erver Tools.

  4. On the Server Tools menu, select Set Ping Source.

    The results appear in the RemotePing - Set Ping Source text box, as shown in Set Ping Source text box. In this example, the ping source for a user named “admin” is set to

    Figure 1. Set Ping Source text box