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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

In Registry Editor we can see the following changes:


For Enabled we get:


FullKeyPath : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\NetworkConnectivityAssistant

ValueName   : PassiveMode

Value       : 1

For Disabled we get:


FullKeyPath : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\NetworkConnectivityAssistant

ValueName   : PassiveMode

Value       : 0