Re: ports needed?



FAdzi
07-09-2005, 09:48 PM
I too have a Linksys router w DSL I cannot connect to Messenger. If UPnP is
engaged
what else can I try.


"Jonathan Kay [MVP]" wrote:

> Greetings,
>
> Linksys is wrong, opening ports will do nothing (which by the way are ports 5004 through
> 65535 UDP). What you need to do is obtain the latest firmwrae for your Linksys router
> (http://www.linksys.com/download), then make sure that UPnP is engaged in the router (see
> router configuration screens).
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> "desperate to use audio" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:1e5a01c505c8$5a31fa30$a401280a@phx.gbl...
> >I have msn messenger 6.2, xp home, linksys BEFW11S4
> > router, & can't get audio to work. if I plug the modem
> > directly to my pc I can use the audio with no problems.
> > When I did the live support with linksys, they said I
> > need the port number from msn for the audio. How do I
> > get this?
> >
> > Thanks
>
>
>


Re: ports needed?