Internet access at Package Manager startup

Topics: General
May 20, 2014 at 3:46 PM
I have a virtual machine that cannot see the internet, with Visual Studio 2012 installed and NuGet looking at a local package repository (a directory full of directories with .nupkg files). This works fine, except that whenever I go to the package manager dialog it hangs for a couple of minutes. Wireshark tells me it is trying to look up the package web sites in DNS (e.g. This is obvioulsy futile, so can I stop it trying?