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make connection by Socket in Windows NT

Mostafa Shawky

Joined: Dec 22, 2003
Posts: 3
hi all
i have big problem i can't connect in windows XP caause it have built in fire wall it wort in Wan(Internet) how i can make connection throw this option in Windows XP
many thanks
Mostafa Mohamed Shawky
Joe Ess

Joined: Oct 29, 2001
Posts: 9189

1. In Control Panel, double-click Networking and Internet Connections, and then click Network Connections.
2. Right-click the connection on which you would like to disable ICF, and then click Properties.
3. On the Advanced tab, click the box to clear the option to Protect my computer or network.

Microsoft Knowledge Base: How To Enable or Disable Internet Connection Firewall
Of course this would leave your PC vulnerable, so you should also look at Microsoft Knowledge Base: How to manually open ports in Internet Connection Firewall

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