Hamachi puts its virtual network adapter at the bottom priority in
Windows. This is done to ensure there are no conflicts when Hamachi runs on an
Active Directory Domain Controller or DNS server.
Important: If you are on a wireless network, you may run into
unpredictable connection issues when making this change.
Go to the Advanced Settings of your computer:
On Windows XP, go to
Panel > Network
Connections > Advanced > Advanced
On Windows 7, 8, or Vista, go to
ncpa.cpl in the search field, and press
Enter. Then press
Alt to show the menu bar, and click
Advanced > Advanced
Use the Up/Down buttons to reorder the network adapters to your
Hamachi will perform best at the top, but the difference is
very minor in all but very intense usage, and may cause compatibility issues
with other Network-centric tasks.