Ping request failed to my AWS EC2 instance

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I have an EC2 instance running but when I try to ping from my local machine it fails. What changes should I make to make successful ping request to my EC2?
Mar 12 in AWS by Shalil

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Add a new EC2 security group inbound rule:

  • Type: Custom ICMP rule
  • Protocol: Echo Request
  • Port: N/A
  • Source: your choice (I would select Anywhere to be able to ping from any machine)
This way you can ping request to your EC2 instance. Hope this helps
answered Mar 12 by Mukesh

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