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ASP.NET: System.Net Ping Help!

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I need help with finishing what i started below. I'm very new to this namespace and found a few tutorials online, but do not know how to handle if an hostname / IP is un pingable.

Protected Sub Page_Load(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs)

    End Sub

    Protected Sub PingUtility_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles PingUtility.Click

            lblStatus.Text = ""
            Dim ping As Ping = New Ping()
            Dim pingreply As PingReply = ping.Send(txtHost.Text)
            txtPing.Text &= "Address: " & pingreply.Address.ToString() & Constants.vbCr
            txtPing.Text &= "Roundtrip Time: " & pingreply.RoundtripTime & Constants.vbCr
            txtPing.Text &= "TTL (Time To Live): " & pingreply.Options.Ttl & Constants.vbCr
            txtPing.Text &= "Buffer Size: " & pingreply.Buffer.Length.ToString() & Constants.vbCr

        Catch err As Exception

            lblStatus.Text = err.Message
        End Try
    End Sub
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