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How to Fix Ping Transmission Failed Error Code 31

The possible reason for Ping: transmit failed, error code 31 is the corrupted Ethernet adapter driver installed on your computer. In order to resolve ping error code 31, you should uninstall the Ethernet adapter driver installed on your computer and reboot the system. After rebooting you need to re-install the adapter driver. The steps are listed below.

  1. Right click on my computer
  2. Click on properties
  3. Click on the hardware tab
  4. Click on Device Manager
  5. Uninstall the adapter by right click on it from device manager
  6. Reboot

To learn various methods to access device manager, follow the instructions provided in the link below.
How to Access Device Manager

Now we need to reinstall the Ethernet adapter driver to complete the solution for Ping error code 31. To complete this step, follow the instructions below.

  1. Download latest Ethernet driver
  2. Right click on Ethernet adapter in Device manager (It may be listed in yellow color) and click on Install driver

To learn more about reinstalling or updating Ethernet driver, follow the link below.
How to Update Device driver from Device Manager

After completing these steps "Ping Transmission Failed error code 31" will be resolved. Just like this, if you are facing issues with a disabled adapter on your computer, follow the instructions provided in the link below to fix it.
Steps to Enable Disabled Adapter on Your Computer

Another Ping error code like "Ping Transmission Failed Error Code 31" is Destination Net Unreachable. To learn more about this click on the link below.
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