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Firewall & Yahoo Messenger

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Anonymous
May 17, 2005 8:43:22 AM

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I am trying to video-chat with a Mac user. It appears that MSN Messenger for
Mac does not support Video so we are trying to use Yahoo Messenger.

Everytime I try and initiate a video meeting I get an error message that my
firewall has prevented this happening. I get this message even when I turn
the firewall off.

Has anybody got any ideas to resolve this?
Anonymous
May 17, 2005 11:22:42 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?)

Some programs seem to stop working after you install Windows XP Service Pack 2
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/842242/

Troubleshooting Windows Firewall settings in Windows XP Service Pack 2
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/875357/

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"Steve Jones" wrote:

| I am trying to video-chat with a Mac user. It appears that MSN Messenger for
| Mac does not support Video so we are trying to use Yahoo Messenger.
|
| Everytime I try and initiate a video meeting I get an error message that my
| firewall has prevented this happening. I get this message even when I turn
| the firewall off.
|
| Has anybody got any ideas to resolve this?


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