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Problem Connecting To A Private Hub On Dc++


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#1 itsjoeyo

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Posted 10 October 2007 - 01:07 PM

I am having trouble connecting to a program called DC++, a filesharing program. My University provides a private hub for students apart from public hubs, but I am having difficulties connecting to the school's hub. I believe it has something to do with my ports but I am not completely sure. So far I've tried disabling my firewall but that doesn't seem to do much. I am relatively computer illiterate but I do know that filesharing runs through a certain port but don't know what to do from there. Just a side note: I run Windows XP. Thanks for any help.

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Posted 10 October 2007 - 04:09 PM

The easiest thing to do would be to contact the IT dept. and ask what ports to use and if file sharing is allowed on the college's network
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Edited by garmanma, 10 October 2007 - 04:10 PM.

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