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Hello i have 2 pcs and i have my rounter wired up to my modem andand to the 2nd pc downstairs but when i try to go on online gaming there not resonding but when i take the router out i get everything. i was told i would need to disable the firwall on the router.


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\015\012a site that requires you shut down protection,
\015\012has some intent of using that lack of protection.
\015\012usually its something nasty
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\015\012online gaming should not require more than the opening of the NAT in the router to the address of the game host.
\015\012check the settings of the router many have prewritten rules for the major game hosts, that just need to have the checkbox marked.
\015\012I have 3 sons with different online gaming and have not had to disable the firewall
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\015\012using the routers built in menu, cant tell you the address beyound 192.168.0.* because no details on router model, you can enable gaming mode, and leave the firewall intact.
\015\012goto the manufacturer(router) webpage and check the FAQ for your router
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