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How Do I Remove TAP Adapters from Laptop?

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    win 8.1

    How Do I Remove TAP Adapters from Laptop?

    I got a list of TAP Adapters under my Network Adapters in Device Manager. I've tried to remove these by uninstalling them. But they keep popping back. How do I COMPLETELY remove them forever?

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    Central IL
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    Linux Mint 17.2

    They need to stay. They are a part of IPv6, which is how Home Group works.

    Also they handle When You are routed through IPv4 to IPv6 tunnels.
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How Do I Remove TAP Adapters from Laptop?
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