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Connecting to xbox live through t mobile broadband nat settings are set to strict so cant play games. is there anyway to change nat settings

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The first thing to try is port forwarding for your XBOX 360, which can be done in the router’s administration panel. By default this can be found at the ip address 192.168.2.1 and will require your user name and password. Once logged in you will be able to setup port forwarding in the “Virtual Servers” section.
The ports that Microsoft recommends to be open are:

  • 88 UDP
  • 3074 UDP
  • 3074 TCP

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You need to open ports if your XBOX is behind a NAT firewall or router. You may want to ask Xbox first for the ports that you need to open.

You also need to set MTU value to 1365 and UPnP to enabled.

Please feel free to give other details on the network so I can help you properly.

Thanks.

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    If you are using a TMobile router, you can open the router Administrative page using http://192.168.0.1. Leave username blank and password should be admin. Go to Applications and Gaming tab and open the necessary ports.



    For the MTU, go to Setup and set the MTU to manual then change the value to 1365.



    Make sure you click on Save settings. If there is anything else, please let us know.



    Thanks.

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Hi,

To change the NAT settings you will have to login into your router.Open a new browser and type 192.168.1.1

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You need to enable port forwarding or DMZ for your xbox ip address..

The ports are... read this page
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/908874

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