For a 6to4 host to have fast and reliable connectivity with a host natively using the IPv6 Internet, both the 6to4 host and the native IPv6 host must have a route to a fast, reliable and correctly configured relay server. I have this in my network Devices that is giving me a problem. Windows 7 Not Dead: To uninstall the component, right-click the item in Device Manager and select Uninstall. A variant called IPv6 rapid deployment “6rd” uses the same basic principles as 6to4 but uses a relay operated by the 6rd user’s ISP for traffic in both directions.

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You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Run the batch file and it will remove the 6to4 adapters for you. I’ve tried googling it, but the results are just a bunch of techno-babble jibberish that I can’t understand. I have been having boot problems on my Dell Inspiron for over two years, and among around 50 possible causes, I have always suspected these 6to4 adaptors.

If the host is configured to forward packets for other clients, often a local network, it is then a router.


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Tunneling is how to do secure communications across an untrusted network such as the internet. Thank you very much. You must log in or sign up to reply here.

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Started by stebbinsdFeb 24 Are you running any Virtual Machines? I had around !! The only thing consistent about Windows commands is their inconsistency!

I however see my Laptop computer, but when I click it it just says “couldn’t find any computer named “Laptop” on your Your network”.

Add Legacy Hardware — Next c. This seems to do the trick! You are the man.

I’ve seen pcs with over hundred of these, not sure why, must be a bad configuration. Download the file from http: I have searched at MS and cant seem to find anything.

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For any bit global IPv4 address that is assigned to a host, a bit 6to4 IPv6 prefix can be constructed for use by that host and if applicable the network behind it by appending the IPv4 address to Looks useful and executed it. AlexApr 27, In order to determine if the 6to4 adapters are causing problems, you must first identify if you have any of them on your system.


Regardless, i’ll stop now; anyone reading this can make their own decision. Dan Pritts 7 How to enable 6to4 functionality? So my question is: Download my 6to4remover batch file and place it in the same folder as the devcon.

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You will find you have quite a lot of them, at least one per each defined network adapter. If you see that, untick the box for that component, and that should disable IPv6. netwokr

Since the real question ada;ter about removing the connection? From my experience and things I have read, this will netwkrk no adverse effect on your connection unless you are on a purely IPv6 network and have a network driver that does not support IPv6 with a newer computer, this is highly unlikely.

As of now, I’m stuck with removing each one manually! Great article, finally a sensible solution to get rid those 6to4 annoying parasites: