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Microsoft IPv6 Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver - Windows Vista Service

Microsoft Tunnel Interface Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 10, 7 and 8.

Startup Type

Windows Vista edition without SP SP1 SP2
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Default Properties

Display name:Microsoft IPv6 Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver
Service name:tunnel
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS\tunnel.sys
Error control:normal
Group:NDIS

Default Behavior

Microsoft IPv6 Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver is a kernel mode driver. If Microsoft IPv6 Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver fails to start, the error is recorded into the Event Log. Windows Vista startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the tunnel service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Microsoft IPv6 Tunnel Miniport Adapter Driver

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows Vista edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreMicrosoftIPv6TunnelMiniportAdapterDriverWindowsVista.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Run as administrator.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.

Note. Make sure that the tunnel.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows Vista installation media.