Lord of the Rings Battle for Middle Earth 2 Cannot See Players in Multiplayer Network Lobby

When I tried to play on Hamachi adapter, my friends were able to see each other but I couldn’t see them neither they could see me. The problem was Battle for Middle Earth 2 was using my LAN IP to search other players. Checked it under Options tab. The solution was to change Options.ini file and include IP address.

IPAddress =

This is the IP address of my virtual network adapter assigned by Hamachi. After changing the file and restarting the game I was able to check the IP is the same in Options, and I could see other players and vice versa.

[1] https://superuser.com/questions/1094165/game-process-not-binding-udp-socket-to-vpn-interface

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