P2p connection on internet Tags: Routers Connection P2P Internet Networking Last response: December 4, 2012 3:43 PM in Networking Share _bishnu_ December 4, 2012 3:13:09 PM Hello, I can be connected to any friend on another end of the internet using third party apps like Skype. But why can't i get connected ( say ping or telnet ) to his machine even if i have his ip address? More about : p2p connection internet john-b691 December 4, 2012 3:43:20 PM If he has a router like most people do it actually owns the ip address. It does not know to send it to the PC. You have to setup port forwarding to make it work. It also could be the firewall settings it is very common for machines to reject any external connection. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How does my internet connection limit my p2p downloads Forum p2p killing internet connection Forum SolvedP2P Disables Internet Browsing - 2 Router 2 Network Cascading Help Forum Can't access internet but p2p is working Forum Problem establishing a P2P connection with my mate. Forum SolvedZyxel Keenetic vs. Lite for gaming & P2P with many connections Forum connection limits P2P Forum Sudden drop in internet speed(in p2p programs) Forum p2p - connection Forum p2p, simultaneous connections, router/firewall? Forum P2P wireless wont connect more then one time Forum SolvedI bought a new branded laptop and my internet connection speed decreases A LOT, but just in the laptop. Forum SolvedHome PC Internet Connection Issues Forum SolvedNetwork / Internet Connection Confusion Forum SolvedWhat do I need for internet connection Forum SolvedInternet Connection Lost Forum SolvedWireless Internet Connection Download Speed Forum Solvedi have internet cafe and i have 2 different connection 1 for gaming and 1 for browsing ...the Question is i want to do 2 conne Forum SolvedHow to keep my PC's internet wired while maintaining a wireless connection throughout my household. Forum SolvedInternet Connection Sharing issues Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !