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Hamachi Offline at Startup

I'm not sure what happened recently, but it seems like the past week or two Hamachi has stopped logging in automatically at startup. When I reboot a machine, the Hamachi service is running and the client app is running, but the icon is grey and it says "Offline". When I click the power button it connects fine.

 

How do I restore the auto-online behavior?

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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

Are you actually seeing this after reboot... or just when a machine wakes following sleep/hibernation?

 

In which case, you're not alone - have a look at this thread: /t5/Hamachi/Hamachi-doesn-t-work-after-sleep/td-p/105547

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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

You're totally right - that's exactly the problem I'm seeing; I'm usually coming out of sleep. I will hop over to that thread and eagerly await a fix.

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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

This has started occuring to me in last couple of weeks and in my case it is for an actual reboot or a restart after shutting down.  I am running win 8.1 x64.  After restart himachi service and client are started but client is offline.  I click button and goes online and all is well.   I have been running Win 8 with Himachi for 1.5 years and this has not been an issue to recently. 

 

Although work-around is easy when I am near pc (click the button!) I need Himachi to go online automatically for when remote as cannot VNC to it if it is not on the Himachi network.   I am using a paid logmein network (32 clients) but do not believe that has any impact on the issue.

 

Anyone else seeing this?  Any resolutions?

 

Thanks.

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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

Yes, this is happening to me, on all five computers on my network, whenever I reboot, which I do automatically once per week.  This is very annoying, and LogMeIn personnel appear to be simply ignoring the problem, whilst collecting our money.

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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

Exactly the same problem, also for me: I managed a digital signage circuit and some remoted machines at startup, after a complete shutdown, start with the grey icon and offline. If someone click to switch it in online mode, it's all fine, but I'm at 100 km far from them. It's a big problem for me Smiley Sad

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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

when will you fix it? why after sleep or reboot the button network is off?

Bir
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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

Same problem for me, I bought a license for 32 pcs and in the last period I'm having continuous problems when I restart them. Perfectly booted pc but with offline Hamachi network. The client needs an option to set "auto connect on startup". I hope Hamachi quickly fix the inconvenience. Smiley Frustrated

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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

Exactly!

I never had problem until I bought PC with Win 8.1 or Win 10. Computers with SO: XP, Vista and Seven, work perfectly. I have your same doubt: I gave for sure that if a PC is turned off with Hamachi online, it would be online also at restart (a sort of last state), but I'm not sure this is a normal perfomance of the app. It was so, until now, but probably there is not a real control in the software . Same PC sometime starts up with hamachi online, sometime in offline state. It's randomic, or it appears so, anyway!

So I also think hamachi have to insert a sort of setting to ensure the online state at the startup of the PC.

Anyway I'm mailing with customer support, trying to explain the problem and when it occurs. Anyway I think that this thread should be sufficent for them to understand that a problem exists and probably also where to look for, in their software.

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Re: Hamachi Offline at Startup

 Excuse me Bir, I have a question for you.

Do you have the problem on various SO, or you can indicate someone in particular.

I started to be in trouble with OS Microsoft Win 8 or Win 10. Not before the use of these.

Thanks Smiley Happy