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Description
This article describes how to use data size to initiate ping.

Scope
Ping with data-size from the WAN interface going to specific destination on the internet will be initiated.

Solution
Ping with data-size from the wan interface going to specific destination on the internet. -    192.168.254.100 is the WAN1 interface IP.
- 1350 data size will be used to reach Google DNS 8.8.8.8 via ping.
FortiGate # exec ping-option source 192.168.254.100
FortiGate # exec ping-option data-size 1350
FortiGate # exec ping 8.8.8.8

PING 8.8.8.8 (8.8.8.8): 1350 data bytes
76 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=0 ttl=57 time=20.4 ms
76 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=1 ttl=57 time=20.3 ms
76 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=2 ttl=57 time=20.1 ms
76 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=3 ttl=57 time=20.1 ms
76 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=4 ttl=57 time=20.0 ms

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