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disable IPv6 Tunnel adapter  via group policy

Posted on 2013-01-21
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I would like to disable:
-- ipv6 isatap
-- ipv6 6to4 s
-- interface teredo

I am running Windows Server 2008 R2, and would like to know how I can disable the 3 tunneling adapters via GPO.

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Miguel Angel Perez Muñoz earned 1140 total points
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You must to create a GPO to modify (or create if not exist) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\tcpip6\Parameters\DisabledComponents.  If you don't see DisabledComponents, create it by adding the following registry value (DWORD type) with this values:
1 to disable tunnel interfaces
2 to disable 6to4
3 to disable ISATAP
8 to disable Teredo
16 to disable LAN and PPP interfaces
32 to Set preference of IPv4 over IPv6
255 to disable IPv6 completely

This link may help you to create your GPO: http://www.unidesk.com/blog/gpos-set-custom-registry-entries-virtual-desktops-disabling-machine-password
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