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No TAP Adapter Available error - My Private Network 1) Go to Start – All Programs – Tap-Windows (Windows XP, Vista & 7) or press Windows + Q, and look for Add a New Tap (Windows 8, 8.1, & 10) 2) Right click on Add a New Tap Virtual Ethernet Adapter and select Run as Administrator. Configuring and Troubleshooting Ethernet 10/100/1000Mb Jul 15, 2020 #592 (Tap-Windows Adapter not work Windows 10) – OpenVPN
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A network TAP is an external network device that creates a “copy” of the traffic for use by various monitoring devices. It allows traffic mirroring and is an intricate part of an organization's network stack. Amazon.com: SharkTap Gigabit Network Sniffer: Computers The SharkTap is a special purpose ethernet switch that allows you to 'tap into' an ethernet connection. It is intended to be used with the free Wireshark network analyzer or equivalent. Conventional switches route packets only to the intended destination port, reducing traffic, but preventing a third port from seeing all packets.
OpenVPN uses TAP-windows to provide virtual tap device functionality on Windows. Normally you don't need to install TAP-windows separately, as OpenVPN installers include it. The tap-windows driver comes in two flavors: the NDIS 5 driver (tap-windows, version 9.9.x) for Windows XP and NDIS
I upgraded to Windows 10 x64 professionnal last week. I found it smart to also update my VPN application just after, which in turn tried to update TAP-driver to v 9.21.1 (I was using 9.009 before that and it worked for months on 8.1) Serial Tap - IO Ninja