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Microsoft DirectAccess Best Practices and Troubleshooting by Jordan Krause

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NIC binding

To set this, while you are in the Network Connections screen, press the Alt key on your keyboard to bring up the menus on top of the window. Then head over to the Advanced menu and click on Advanced Settings… This will open the Adapters and Bindings section, and here we want to make sure that your Internal NIC is listed first, and that your External NIC is listed second. So, click on the names of the adapters, and use the arrows on the right side of the screen to move them up and down. If you have more NICs in your server, we don't necessarily care about the rest, as long as Internal is first, and External is second.

NIC binding

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