Windows DatabaseebooksStatistical Information

LWE10312 : How to disable IPv6 on Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 2008

Symptom:

--

Cause:

--

Solution:

Open the Registry:

 - Go to the key: "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip6\Parameters\"

- If not exist create the DWORD-32 entry "DisabledComponents"

-  You can enter the following DWORDs:

  1. Type 0 to enable all IPv6 components. (Default)
  2. Type 0xffffffff to disable all IPv6 components, except the IPv6 loopback interface. This value also configures Windows Vista to use Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4) instead of IPv6 in prefix policies.
  3. Type 0x20 to use IPv4 instead of IPv6 in prefix policies.
  4. Type 0x10 to disable native IPv6 interfaces.
  5. Type 0x01 to disable all tunnel IPv6 interfaces.
  6. Type 0x11 to disable all IPv6 interfaces except for the IPv6 loopback interface.

 

 


Disclaimer:

The information provided in this document is intended for your information only. Lubby makes no claims to the validity of this information. Use of this information is at own risk!
Copyright © 2004-2011 Lubby (V3.0.10 Aug 2011)
Sponsored by Keskon.
Statistical information by Google Analytics