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When you try to place a NetMeeting call, but you do not know the current Internet Protocol (IP) address for the computer that you are trying to call, no connection is established for the call.
This behavior occurs because the current IP address is required to establish a connection to the other computer. If the computer that you are trying to call has a dynamic IP address, the IP address can change each time it connects to the Internet.
To resolve this behavior, obtain the current IP address of the computer that you are trying to call, and then place the call. To do this, follow these steps:
To work around this issue, use MSN Messenger to send a NetMeeting invitation.
Article ID: 306055 - Last Review: October 24, 2013 - Revision: 1.1