Hamachi is an application allowing distant computers to create a virtual local network (VPN) safely, as if they were situated on the same physical connection. Hamachi does not ask for sharp knowledge to create its own virtual private network and works with an open architecture.It is capable of working through networks using the translation of addresses (NAT) i.e. it works even with computers behind routers or firewalls. Attention, the version available on the download is for Windows.

Configure Hamachi

  • Once you have installed Hamachi , you will need to create a user-name which will help others to locate you on the Hamachi network.
  • Click on the POWER ON/OFF button to activate Hamachi.

Connect to a network

  • To join a network, just type the network name and the password.

Create your own Network

  • Click on "Create a network". Just give it a name and set password.
  • From there you can communicate your network ID and password to the other players

Finding networks dedicated to gaming

  • There a are various website listing down the Hamachi networks dedicated to online gaming:
  • Just connect to one of these websites, search for the game of your choice and you will see a list of available networks.
  • Select the network of your choice and click on the Join button.
  • A .hamachi file will be downloaded (e.g [NetworksHamachiCOM].hamachi)
  • Double-click to add the new network to the Hamachi network list.


Alternative spelling: hamachi-, hamachi.msi
Latest update on March 4, 2018 at 06:53 AM.


Registration date
Monday April 28, 2008
Last seen
July 19, 2012

Main Points very quick to download, and allows to have a secured network.
Weak Infos The connection depends on the server of the software, when it is not available, Hamachi does not work.