How to Fix the Hamachi Tunnel Problem on Windows

Hamachi is the Desktop tool that is used to make and manage all the private networks between many systems. Most of the people needed it to know the local area which they can use for playing some of the games. But some users are facing the Hamachi Tunnel problem on their Windows PC. To fix this issue, you need to follow the methods given in this article.

Here’s how to fix the Hamachi Tunnel Problem on Windows

  • Turn on and off the Hamachi Connection
  1. Launch the Run prompt box.
  2. Enter ‘ncpa.cpl’ in the search bar.
  3. Press on the OK button.
  4. It will launch the Internet Connection settings tab.
  5. It is located in the Control Panel menu.
  6. Change the View by setting options.
  7. It is located at the upper right-hand corner of the screen.
  8. Press on the Network Internet option.
  9. It is given on the upper side of the screen.
  10. Search for the change adapter settings tab.
  11. You will find this at the left-hand corner of the menu.
  12. Press on the change adapter settings tab.
  13. After launching the Internet Connection menu.
  14. You need to right-click on the Hamachi network connection menu.
  15. Select the Disable option.
  16. It is located on the pop-up menu.
  17. You need to check if this issue is fixed or not.
  • Restarting the LogMeIn Hamachi Tunneling Engine Service
  1. Go to the Run prompt box.
  2. Start using the Windows and R keys together.
  3. It is given on the system keyboard.
  4. Enter “services.msc” in the given box.
  5. Press on the OK button.
  6. It will launch the Services menu.
  7. Additionally, you need to launch the Control Panel menu.
  8. Start changing the View by option.
  9. It is given at the upper right-hand side of the menu.
  10. You need to change the View by option into the Large icons option.
  11. Find the Administrative Tools option.
  12. Press on the Administrative Tools option.
  13. Find the Services option.
  14. It is located at the end of the screen.
  15. Press on the Services option and launch it.
  16. Find the LogMeIn Hamachi Tunneling Engine Services option.
  17. It is located on the menu list.
  18. You need to right-click on the LogMein Hamachi Tunneling Engine Services option.
  19. Choose the Properties option.
  20. It is located on the prompt box which is showing on the screen.
  21. In case the services already begin, then prevent it by pressing on the Stop option.
  22. It is given in the center of the menu.
  23. You need to check whether the option is given below the Startup type option,
  24. It is located in the services properties menu.
  25. You need to change it into the Automatic option.
  26. Press on the Start option.
  27. It is located in the center of the menu.
  28. Press on the Start option and run the below-mentioned command:

Could not start the LogMeIn Hamachi Tunneling Engine service on Local Computer. Error 1079: The account specified for this service differs from the account specified for other services running in the same process.

If this issue still occurs, then go through the guidelines mentioned below to resolve it:                                                                                                              

  1. Go to the Sign Out option.
  2. Press on the Browse option.
  3. Below the “Enter the object name to select” checkbox, you need to enter the name of the account.
  4. Press on the Check Names option.
  5. You need to wait until you get the name on the screen.
  6. Press on the Ok button.
  7. Enter the password in the provided password column.

JEANNE E. WINFIELD is a self-professed security expert; she has been making the people aware of the security threats. Her passion is to write about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. She writes for McAfee security products at mcafee.com/activate.