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How to Change the Server Connection Settings

Server connections allows you to set up the Hamachi server that your client connects to. Server connection parameters can only be modified for clients running in full mode.

This procedure must be executed on the client.

  1. On Windows, click System > Preferences. On a Mac, click LogMeIn > Preferences.
  2. On the Settings tab, click the Advanced settings link at the bottom of the page to view the advanced settings and select from the following options. You can find these options in the Server Connection section.
    Option Description
    Server address Specify the IP address of the server that you want to access.
    Local address Specify an IP address and a port for accessing the Hamachi server. Choose this option if your firewall restricts outgoing traffic to a selected number of ports.
    Use proxy Choose this option to use a proxy server for establishing a network connection. If you set this option to Yes, you must define the IP address, username, and password for the proxy server. To remember the password for the proxy server, choose the Remember password option.
    Automatically detect settings (Windows only) Choose this option to detect the proxy settings automatically.
  3. Click OK or Apply to save your settings.
Article last updated: 3 October, 2022