Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Johno, Jan 6, 2002.

  1. Johno

    Johno Guest

    can anybody help me with a small problem i have with messenger, having just added my first contacts to it i am unable to send pictures to the person i'm chatting to.
  2. mavis

    mavis Guest

    if you're behind a firewall (including XP's built in firewall) you need to open ports 6891-6900

  3. Johno

    Johno Guest

    thanx for that but how do i do it
  4. mavis

    mavis Guest

    hmm... can't remember off the top of my head - i'll look when I get home, in about an hour or so... Are you using XP's firewall?


    edit actually just private message me with your messenger name, and i can explain it via chat... if you want...
  5. Johno

    Johno Guest

    Sorry for the delay do you mean windows messenger,
  6. der_doozer

    der_doozer Guest

    dis workt for me
    turn off ics and put zonealarm on thusly:
    open network connections
    right click on the one you are usin an select properties ..go to advanced an untik "protect my .."
    install zonealarm wiv der appropriate ports opened up.. any1 know wot dem is? laters
  7. Johno

    Johno Guest

    sorry dont under stand you properly can you explain it plainer.