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DirectAccess Passive Mode

Description:

Specifies whether NCA service runs in Passive Mode or not.


Set this to Disabled to keep NCA probing actively all the time. If this setting is not configured, NCA probing is in active mode by default.











Supported on:

At least Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7

GPO PowerShell Regedit CMD

We can use Command Prompt to add or delete the registry key(s):


For Enabled, Add the registry key:

REG add "HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\NetworkConnectivityAssistant" /v PassiveMode /t REG_DWORD /d 1 /f


For Disabled, Add the registry key:

REG add "HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\NetworkConnectivityAssistant" /v PassiveMode /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f


For Not Configured, Delete the registry key:

REG DELETE "HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\NetworkConnectivityAssistant" /v PassiveMode /f