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Is there a way to disable the windows 2008's routing mode from the command line (or GUI)? That is, I want the following result when running "ipconfig /all"

IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No


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You can disable this in the registry.

Run regedit

navigate to


change the value of IPEnableRouter from 1 to 0

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I appreciate your answer, but I'm truly looking for a command line (or GUI) way to do that. I already knew about the registry key. – nadiv Oct 26 '10 at 14:54

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