multiple instances of 6to4 adapter in device manager

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Networking' started by antanasz, May 21, 2008.

  1. antanasz

    antanasz Guest

    I have discovered that in device manager 6to4 adapter is listed several
    times. After I delete the duplicates, they accumulate again in the course of
    time. Does anybody know the reason ?
     
    antanasz, May 21, 2008
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  2. antanasz

    propman Guest


    Go here:

    http://support.microsoft.com/

    Type in "device manager" in the search field.

    Dropdown options menu should appear.

    Type in further key word(s) pertaining to area of interest.

    Select relevent option.
     
    propman, May 21, 2008
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  3. Hi
    Can you take a good screen shoot of the adapters in the device manger and
    put it on one of the image hosting sites (like http://www.imageshack.us/ ) ,
    and post a link here.
    Jack (MVP-Networking)..
     
    Jack \(MVP-Networking\)., May 21, 2008
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  4. antanasz

    antanasz Guest

    Hi Jack,

    yesterday I have disabled IPv6 support through the registry
    (HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip6\Parameters
    DisabledComponents=dword:00000011) and deleted all aforementioned 6TO4
    entries in the device manager (deleted two isatap entries as well)

    In the device manager network adapters group I have now the following
    entries only:

    Intel(R) 82562V-2 10/100 Network Connection
    WAN Miniport (SSTP)
    WAN Miniport (IP)
    WAN Miniport (IPv6)
    WAN Miniport (L2TP)
    WAN Miniport (Network Monitor)
    WAN Miniport (PPPOE)
    WAN Miniport (PPTP)

    It is kind of solution as long as I don't need to use IPv6, but it is atill
    annoying...
    Some three weeks have passed since I have cleaned up 6TO4 entries the last
    time (I had some 20), yesterday I had 6 or 7.
     
    antanasz, May 22, 2008
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    P_A_P_Y Guest

    P_A_P_Y, Nov 14, 2008
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