Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Trying to use port forwarding

I am having trouble with port forwarding. I have 5 people in the office I need to be able to connect from home to their win xp pro machines in the office using remote desktop. I have the instructions to edit the registry and did so last night but I can only make a connection from outside the office on 3389. The pc who has 3389 gets thru - no one else. I must be doing something wrong. please help

Posted by on

  • 2 more comments 
  • gjshape Jan 30, 2008

    I am using a Linksys WRV54G router that has port forwarding. The computers I am connecting to are all running windows XP pro. The Router has the firewall turned on and so do the pc's. I have changed the ports on all the pc's but I have discovered that trying to connect from inside the building is not working either. What port numbers would you recommend using to replace the 3389. Maybe that is where my problem is coming from. The ports may be "used".

  • misscaddi Mar 13, 2008

    i need the port # for this router

  • johnboy530 May 20, 2008

    cant open ports for bittorent disabled router firewall and put bittorent in exceptions of windows firewall and still no listerning ports open

  • Goran Veletic May 11, 2010

    You will have to open port or forwar it, I will need more info from you.


    1. Do you use router?

    2. What kind of firewalls computers have/both yours and that you need to connect to?

    3. What OS do you have?

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 43 Answers

It may be that the company has the firewall on its server, or on its router, I would suggest talking to the IT specialist. And if you can get it to work use upper ports like 40000 and up to 65535 since those ports are less used and it is more secured.

Posted on Jan 30, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Can't get remote connection to office desktop..works in office..doesn't work at home...


You have to configure port forwarding on the router, you must figure out what port the office computer is using for the remote connection, the configure that in the router..

Jan 08, 2011 | Westell Wirespeed VersaLink...

1 Answer

Wii error code 86420


Error Code: 86420 This error occurs when there is a communication problem between players during online gameplay.
Try this:
  1. If your router's security software (firewall) is turned on, it may block communication that is required for online gameplay. To fix this, try disabling the router's firewall*.
    1. Most firewall settings are located under the "Advanced" or "Security" tab.
  2. If the problem still persists with the firewall off, you may need to open ports on your router through the Port Forwarding feature.
    1. Create a manual connection on your Wii and assign a static IP Address.
    2. Open ports 1 through 65535 as both TCP and UDP.
    3. Ensure the ports are forwarded to the same IP Address given to the Wii during the manual setup.
Trouble connecting to a friend?
If the above steps have not resolved the issue and you are trying to connect with specific friends, the problem could potentially be an issue on your friend's network. Your friend will have to perform these troubleshooting steps with their home network.
Using USB Connector or Lan Adapter? Please call 1-800-255-3700 so that we can assist you further.
*While Nintendo provides this information for our consumers' use, it is up to each consumer to determine what security needs they have for their own networks, and to decide how best to configure their network settings to meet those needs.

Apr 13, 2010 | Nintendo Wii Console

2 Answers

Joining friends will not connect


Fiend your solution direct from nintendo. Here is your solution....
http://www.nintendo.com/wiiconsole/prob676ijt65/solution


raterakash8

Dec 28, 2009 | Nintendo Wii Console

3 Answers

Need to forward two UDP ports


Your going to have to get in to the administration portion of the router to setup port forwarding.....without this access you can't do anything to forward the ports....

There should be someone who has this access as it sounds like your in a dorm/apartment environment....

Sep 11, 2009 | D-Link ADSL2/2+ Modem/Wireless Router...

2 Answers

VPN Using XP Servers and D-Link WBR-2310


I had exactly the same problem. The solution is to set up pptp as a virtual server pointing to the lan ip of the server. Port forwarding only forwards the port but not the GRE protocol (pptp passthrough)

Jul 26, 2008 | D-Link RangeBooster G WBR-2310 Wireless...

2 Answers

Remote Desktop Connection on DI-704P


did you open TCP port 3389 on the router, and assign it to your computer? Remote desktop requires that port.

Mar 29, 2008 | D-Link DI-704P Router

1 Answer

Trying to use port forwarding


hi!
i tried to remote access your modem using the serial nos. but it didn't give me anything, pls try to run system setup wizard from your computer by accessing gateway.2wire.net or homeportal/setup, once you have configured the modem with your own settings, please let me know and i'll try to open some ports for you

Mar 23, 2008 | 2wire HomePortal 1100 Router...

2 Answers

Inability access from other computers


You need to check with your router vendor on how to setup DMZ or Port Forwarding for your DCS-5220 in your router. (For Port Forwarding, please open BOTH HTTP Port and RTSP Port and select the Protocol as TCP for HTTP Port and select the Protocol as TCP/UDP(Both) for RTSP Port.

Nov 14, 2007 | D-Link DCS-5220 Network Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

1,071 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...