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User Interface


Specifies whether an entry for DirectAccess connectivity appears when the user clicks the Networking notification area icon.

Set this to Disabled to prevent user confusion when you are just using DirectAccess to remotely manage DirectAccess client computers from your intranet and not

providing seamless intranet access.

If this setting is not configured, the entry for DirectAccess connectivity appears.

Supported on:

At least Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7

GPO PowerShell Regedit CMD

Not Configured - No registry values are specified.

Disabled - Any values that would be created by the policy in the registry are deleted.

Enabled - Adding, modifying or delete values in the registry.

User Interface can be found in the Group Policy.

Please navigate to Computer Configuration - Policies - Administrative Templates - Network - DirectAccess Client Experience Settings folder.