Network disconnects during flight


If you don’t have a loop back network adapter installed, this might solve your problem.

To install a loop back network adapter do the following for Windows 7:

  1. (Right Click) My Computer -> Properties -> Device Manager -> (Select)
  2. Computer -> (click) Action -> Add Legacy Hardware -> Next -> (tick)
  3. Install the Hardware manually -> Next -> (Select)
  4. Network adapters -> Next -> (Select)
  5. Microsoft -> (select)
  6. Microsoft Loop back Adapter -> Next -> Next -> Finish
  7. After installing the loop back adapter, find the Network Connections icons with  Windows Control Panel.
  8. Right Click on the loop back adapter’s icon for the properties menu.
  9. Go into TCP/IPv4 and set the IP address and Sub net mask.
  10. For the IP and Subnet mask use 172.20.1.1 and 255.255.0.0
  11. Leave the Default Gateway blank.