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Firewalled P2p


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#1 wyldjkr69

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Posted 05 May 2006 - 11:32 PM

im using bearshare and the last light says tcp firewalled for 59m and i have no firewalls im running win98 and im behind a router

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Posted 06 May 2006 - 08:25 PM

Being behind a router is being behind a hardware firewall. Thats why it says firewall. You will need to alter your router settings and open the correct port/s to resolve that conflict. However, I am not a fan of p2p networking, and would not know what port/s you'll need to open up.

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#3 rms4evr

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Posted 07 May 2006 - 02:00 PM

This site should help:

http://www.portforward.com/

It will give you instructions for your router, and what ports you need to open up. However, be careful; I don't go on P2P networks anymore, because I got viruses when I opened up certain ports.




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