Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Installing Loopback interface in Windows 7

This tutorial will show you how to install a Loopback interface in Windows which can later be used to make GNS3 connect to real physical devices or even the internet.

1. Open the start menu and type hdwwiz
2. A wizard to install hardware will appear, Click next

3. Click the dial to install hardware manually then next

4.Scroll down till Network adapters, highlight then click next

5. On the manufacturer side, make sure you highlight Microsoft, then choose Microsoft Loopback Adapter.

6. Click Next then Finish , Just make sure you restart your computer before using it.