Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

Loopback adapter, what was that? another tutorial in dynamips tell about loopback adapter.
After googling for a while I found some interesting link to help me to answer my question.

Loopback adapter, this adapter suitable for computer who don’t have network adapter installed.

I see, I already use vmware where I can add new adapter as much as I can icon smile Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP
I like graphic visualization , here’s the steps :

1.  The network before add loopback adapter

 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP


2. Open Control Panel
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

3. Double click on Add Hardware
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 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

4. Click Next
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

5. Wizard will search
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

6. Choose, ‘Yes, I have already connected the hardware’
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

7. Choose ‘Network adapters’
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

7. Choose ‘Microsoft Loopback Adapter’
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

8. Click Next
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

9. Click Finish
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

10. Network connection after loopback adapter added.
 Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP

By default ‘Local Area Connection 2′ use DHCP

Great, I learn howto add loopback adapter, will try in my old computer at home icon smile Install Microsoft Loopback adapter in Windows XP