appartment complex...

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Vheox

appartment complex...

Post by Vheox » Sat Aug 16, 2003 3:03 pm

My appartment is on Road Runner cable, and apparently behind a router, but of course I dont have access to it, and so can't DMZ it. I tried to use DXport... but haven't a clue how it works, despite reading their page. Put just about everything combination of ports I could and still can't connect to games in mercs. Oh yeah.. I have no idea which router they are using.

SilverValkyrie

Same prob...diff location

Post by SilverValkyrie » Sat Aug 30, 2003 12:32 pm

I'm having the same problems as many of the guys on here:

I can see the server list, pings, and players, etc.

When I click to connect I get:

"Cannot connect to Server. Network problems or server may be gone." or whatever that stupid MicroShit message says.

Unlike most of these guys I'm at a college campus. I've tried to use DXPort and I wind up like Vheox - I have all these available ports and everyone is talking about forwarding them. How do I do that? Please help.

My info:

IP: 152.6.118.27
Router: Unknown
Firewall: ZAP (though i can't connect even when the FW isn't installed)

PLEASE HELP IF POSSIBLE!

Valkyrie

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Post by dgnorton » Tue Sep 02, 2003 12:34 pm

You're out of luck if you don't have access to the router. You need to be able to forward ports from the router to your PCs.

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