How to Play Internet Games Through a Firewall or Proxy Server in Windows XP
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This article describes how to play Windows-based Internet games through a network firewall or proxy server. These games include Internet Backgammon, Internet Checkers, Internet Hearts, Internet Reversi, and Internet Spades.
To play Windows-based Internet games through a network firewall or proxy server, the following conditions must exist:
- Your network administrator must configure the firewall or proxyserver to allow the games to pass information through the proxyserver or firewall.
- The following TCP ports on the firewall must be open:28800 through 28809
Article ID: 323712 - Last Review: 12/07/2015 11:20:56 - Revision: 1.2
Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
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