AOL Instant Messenger

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by rem1x6, Feb 13, 2006.

  1. rem1x6

    rem1x6 Brian = D

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    Does anyone know what port i have to open to direct connect? the regular 5190 doesn't seem to work and the windows firewall is off along with norton's
     
  2. Johnny

    Johnny .. Commodore .. Political User

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    if you are using a router. you will hae to forward the port ..
     
  3. kcnychief

    kcnychief █▄█ ▀█▄ █ Political User Folding Team

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    If you are having direct connect problems, it may not be on your side. It is possible the other person could be having the problem, unless you can't connect with anyone...

    I remember back when I used it, I could connect with some people, but not all :(
     
  4. omg its nlm

    omg its nlm lvl 17 Hax Folding Team

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    yeah I can only connect with certian people. Side note you should check out Trillian.
     
  5. Johnny

    Johnny .. Commodore .. Political User

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    Trillian has more of a problem with direct connect than any of them ..