How do I install a network adapter directly from my app

Posted on 2003-11-28
Last Modified: 2010-04-05

I have a small TCP/IP app. The app must to check if there is a default network adapter.
If there is no network adapter app must to install the Microsoft Loopback adapter.

Thank you

Question by:fredericbenoist
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You can download a component here

The function you want to look at is GetAdaptersInfo

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Ok for check.
And now how to install the Microsoft loopback adapter ?


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