NicolTIP#030- How to disable Direct Access via Powershell

November 14, 2013 - less than 1 minute read

in order to disable Direct Access on Windows 8.1, you can run the following powershell script (as administrator)

remove-itemproperty -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows NT\DNSClient" -name DnsPolicyConfig Net stop iphlpsvc /y Net start iphlpsvc ipconfig /flushdns Write-Host "" Write-Host "Press any key to continue ..." $x = $host.UI.RawUI.ReadKey("NoEcho,IncludeKeyDown")