Do not install IPv6 on your SBS 2003 box

I owe the .NET team an apology for blaming them as the original cause of the problems described in this post.  The pro and con of blog posting is that we can fire off a post and later find out there was a different cause for the effect we were hit with.  So sorry guys and gals for coming down on you so hard.  Figured with the SBS 2008 issues we’ve been seeing after 3.5 SP1 that they were spilling over to SBS 2003 as well. – Steve This post was originally called – .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 … Continue reading Do not install IPv6 on your SBS 2003 box

Curious how to disable IPv6?

This will work on Vista & Windows 2008 boxes and disable IPv6 if you need to (as in System Center Essentials!).  Change the registry entry and restart the machine to apply to the local machine. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip6\Parameters\DisabledComponents = 255