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Anonymous
June 30, 2004 10:02:10 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or do a
remote desktop connection from work to home. I know my
cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up port
forwarding on my router for those common ports and also
other ports. Is there any way that i can set either of
those up without using common ports. I have it working
within my network. If i put my router given ip address in
it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it will
not. Someone please help.
Anonymous
June 30, 2004 2:02:05 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

Have you tried testing it from outside your network? AFAIK the MN-700 does
not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to your external IP from
inside your network will not work (apparently MS is working on supporting
this feature sometime in the future) It may be that the port forwarding
would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a friend's house?)

HTH


"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or do a
> remote desktop connection from work to home. I know my
> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up port
> forwarding on my router for those common ports and also
> other ports. Is there any way that i can set either of
> those up without using common ports. I have it working
> within my network. If i put my router given ip address in
> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it will
> not. Someone please help.
Anonymous
June 30, 2004 2:02:06 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

No i havent tried that...i thought that router supported
loopback..do you think if it was working for me internally
with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
network??


>-----Original Message-----
>Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
AFAIK the MN-700 does
>not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
your external IP from
>inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
working on supporting
>this feature sometime in the future) It may be that the
port forwarding
>would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
friend's house?)
>
>HTH
>
>
>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message
>news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
>> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or do a
>> remote desktop connection from work to home. I know my
>> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up port
>> forwarding on my router for those common ports and also
>> other ports. Is there any way that i can set either of
>> those up without using common ports. I have it working
>> within my network. If i put my router given ip address
in
>> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it will
>> not. Someone please help.
>
>
>.
>
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Anonymous
June 30, 2004 3:37:51 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it however from work or a
friend's house etc.

There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing a firmware upgrade
for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have speculated that this would
have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some other items have to
be taken care of in the wireless product line for compatibility with SP2...
I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker here so I have no
specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be doing.

HTH


"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
> No i havent tried that...i thought that router supported
> loopback..do you think if it was working for me internally
> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
> network??
>
>
> >-----Original Message-----
> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
> AFAIK the MN-700 does
> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
> your external IP from
> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
> working on supporting
> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be that the
> port forwarding
> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
> friend's house?)
> >
> >HTH
> >
> >
> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> message
> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or do a
> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I know my
> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up port
> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports and also
> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set either of
> >> those up without using common ports. I have it working
> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip address
> in
> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it will
> >> not. Someone please help.
> >
> >
> >.
> >
Anonymous
June 30, 2004 3:37:52 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when i
get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.


>-----Original Message-----
>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
however from work or a
>friend's house etc.
>
>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing a
firmware upgrade
>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have speculated
that this would
>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some
other items have to
>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
compatibility with SP2...
>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
here so I have no
>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be
doing.
>
>HTH
>
>
>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message
>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router supported
>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
internally
>> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
>> network??
>>
>>
>> >-----Original Message-----
>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
>> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
>> your external IP from
>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
>> working on supporting
>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be that
the
>> port forwarding
>> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
>> friend's house?)
>> >
>> >HTH
>> >
>> >
>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>> message
>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or do
a
>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I know
my
>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up
port
>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports and
also
>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set either
of
>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
working
>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
address
>> in
>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it
will
>> >> not. Someone please help.
>> >
>> >
>> >.
>> >
>
>
>.
>
June 30, 2004 6:33:33 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

I have this working on my network without a problem. If
you can't get it working, email me and we can compare
settings.

Keep in mind that I very rarely check this board, and I'm
only in email once in a while, so my response may not be
immediate.

>-----Original Message-----
>Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when i
>get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
Anonymous
July 1, 2004 5:04:05 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

FWIW, I agree with Rich and Kerry.

This is probably already working. I doubt that your ISP blocks these ports.

I'd stick with Remote Desktop, unless you've downloaded and are using the
encryption piece for use with some newer VNC variants--UltraVnc, for
example.

Good help may be found in newsgroup:
microsoft.public.windowsxp.work_remotely

"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:239a801c45ec1$e4870710$a301280a@phx.gbl...
> Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when i
> get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
>
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
> however from work or a
>>friend's house etc.
>>
>>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing a
> firmware upgrade
>>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have speculated
> that this would
>>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some
> other items have to
>>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
> compatibility with SP2...
>>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
> here so I have no
>>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be
> doing.
>>
>>HTH
>>
>>
>>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> message
>>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
>>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router supported
>>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
> internally
>>> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
>>> network??
>>>
>>>
>>> >-----Original Message-----
>>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
>>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
>>> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
>>> your external IP from
>>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
>>> working on supporting
>>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be that
> the
>>> port forwarding
>>> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
>>> friend's house?)
>>> >
>>> >HTH
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>>> message
>>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
>>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or do
> a
>>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I know
> my
>>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up
> port
>>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports and
> also
>>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set either
> of
>>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
> working
>>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
> address
>>> in
>>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it
> will
>>> >> not. Someone please help.
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >.
>>> >
>>
>>
>>.
>>
Anonymous
July 1, 2004 10:34:40 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

Thank you all for your help. My remote desktop connection
is now running great. Another question though. Do any of
you run an ftp server? If so what program do you use. I
was using Serv-U and i was able to log in just fine but i
can not get it to list the directory and then it drops the
ftp connection?


>-----Original Message-----
>Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when i
>get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
>
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
>however from work or a
>>friend's house etc.
>>
>>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing a
>firmware upgrade
>>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have speculated
>that this would
>>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some
>other items have to
>>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
>compatibility with SP2...
>>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
>here so I have no
>>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be
>doing.
>>
>>HTH
>>
>>
>>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>message
>>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
>>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router
supported
>>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
>internally
>>> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
>>> network??
>>>
>>>
>>> >-----Original Message-----
>>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
>>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
>>> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
>>> your external IP from
>>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
>>> working on supporting
>>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be that
>the
>>> port forwarding
>>> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
>>> friend's house?)
>>> >
>>> >HTH
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>>> message
>>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
>>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or
do
>a
>>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I
know
>my
>>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up
>port
>>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports and
>also
>>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set
either
>of
>>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
>working
>>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
>address
>>> in
>>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it
>will
>>> >> not. Someone please help.
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >.
>>> >
>>
>>
>>.
>>
>.
>
Anonymous
July 1, 2004 12:15:27 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

Thank you all for your help. My remote desktop connection
is now running great. Another question though. Do any of
you run an ftp server? If so what program do you use. I
was using Serv-U and i was able to log in just fine but i
can not get it to list the directory and then it drops the
ftp connection?



>-----Original Message-----
>Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when i
>get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
>
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
>however from work or a
>>friend's house etc.
>>
>>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing a
>firmware upgrade
>>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have speculated
>that this would
>>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some
>other items have to
>>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
>compatibility with SP2...
>>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
>here so I have no
>>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be
>doing.
>>
>>HTH
>>
>>
>>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>message
>>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
>>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router
supported
>>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
>internally
>>> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
>>> network??
>>>
>>>
>>> >-----Original Message-----
>>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
>>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
>>> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
>>> your external IP from
>>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
>>> working on supporting
>>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be that
>the
>>> port forwarding
>>> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
>>> friend's house?)
>>> >
>>> >HTH
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>>> message
>>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
>>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or
do
>a
>>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I
know
>my
>>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up
>port
>>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports and
>also
>>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set
either
>of
>>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
>working
>>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
>address
>>> in
>>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it
>will
>>> >> not. Someone please help.
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >.
>>> >
>>
>>
>>.
>>
>.
>
Anonymous
July 1, 2004 3:17:44 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

I would look at Filezilla - a great freeware FTP client AND server:

http://filezilla.sourceforge.net/

The problem you are currently experiencing is likely due to your server not
configured to handle passive FTP - you may want to read up on that issue
too.

HTH


<anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:23efe01c45f70$28fb9a10$a601280a@phx.gbl...
> Thank you all for your help. My remote desktop connection
> is now running great. Another question though. Do any of
> you run an ftp server? If so what program do you use. I
> was using Serv-U and i was able to log in just fine but i
> can not get it to list the directory and then it drops the
> ftp connection?
>
>
> >-----Original Message-----
> >Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when i
> >get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
> >
> >
> >>-----Original Message-----
> >>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
> >however from work or a
> >>friend's house etc.
> >>
> >>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing a
> >firmware upgrade
> >>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have speculated
> >that this would
> >>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some
> >other items have to
> >>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
> >compatibility with SP2...
> >>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
> >here so I have no
> >>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be
> >doing.
> >>
> >>HTH
> >>
> >>
> >>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> >message
> >>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
> >>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router
> supported
> >>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
> >internally
> >>> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
> >>> network??
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> >-----Original Message-----
> >>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
> >>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
> >>> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
> >>> your external IP from
> >>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
> >>> working on supporting
> >>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be that
> >the
> >>> port forwarding
> >>> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
> >>> friend's house?)
> >>> >
> >>> >HTH
> >>> >
> >>> >
> >>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> >>> message
> >>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
> >>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or
> do
> >a
> >>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I
> know
> >my
> >>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up
> >port
> >>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports and
> >also
> >>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set
> either
> >of
> >>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
> >working
> >>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
> >address
> >>> in
> >>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it
> >will
> >>> >> not. Someone please help.
> >>> >
> >>> >
> >>> >.
> >>> >
> >>
> >>
> >>.
> >>
> >.
> >
Anonymous
July 1, 2004 4:12:47 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

I tried that. When i was using my ip in there. It wasnt
even connecting. I setup passive mode though but it is
still not bringing in the directory listing. Anymore
ideas?


>-----Original Message-----
>Thank you all for your help. My remote desktop
connection
>is now running great. Another question though. Do any
of
>you run an ftp server? If so what program do you use. I
>was using Serv-U and i was able to log in just fine but i
>can not get it to list the directory and then it drops
the
>ftp connection?
>
>
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when
i
>>get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
>>
>>
>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
>>however from work or a
>>>friend's house etc.
>>>
>>>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing
a
>>firmware upgrade
>>>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have
speculated
>>that this would
>>>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some
>>other items have to
>>>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
>>compatibility with SP2...
>>>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
>>here so I have no
>>>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be
>>doing.
>>>
>>>HTH
>>>
>>>
>>>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>>message
>>>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
>>>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router
>supported
>>>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
>>internally
>>>> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
>>>> network??
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> >-----Original Message-----
>>>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
>>>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
>>>> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
>>>> your external IP from
>>>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
>>>> working on supporting
>>>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be
that
>>the
>>>> port forwarding
>>>> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
>>>> friend's house?)
>>>> >
>>>> >HTH
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>>>> message
>>>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
>>>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or
>do
>>a
>>>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I
>know
>>my
>>>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up
>>port
>>>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports
and
>>also
>>>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set
>either
>>of
>>>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
>>working
>>>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
>>address
>>>> in
>>>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it
>>will
>>>> >> not. Someone please help.
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> >.
>>>> >
>>>
>>>
>>>.
>>>
>>.
>>
>.
>
Anonymous
July 1, 2004 4:28:39 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

Sounds like you need to setup passive mode.

Forward a bunch of ports (30000-30009) to the computer running Serv-U
Then tell Serv-U to use those ports (30000-30009) for passive mode and tell
Serv-U to use your WAN IP as the passive mode ip.

That should take care of that.

Active mode issues are always due to the person connecting to the FTP.
Without an ALG, active mode is very difficult to get working through
firewalls and/or shared connections due to the way it expects to see
listening ports (your firewall/router/whatever won't know to open those
ports and direct them to the requesting computer)... hence the need for
passive mode FTP

--
Jason Tsang - Microsoft MVP

Find out about the MS MVP Program -
http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/default.aspx

"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:2407e01c45f7e$3d349230$a601280a@phx.gbl...
> Thank you all for your help. My remote desktop connection
> is now running great. Another question though. Do any of
> you run an ftp server? If so what program do you use. I
> was using Serv-U and i was able to log in just fine but i
> can not get it to list the directory and then it drops the
> ftp connection?
>
>
>
> >-----Original Message-----
> >Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when i
> >get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
> >
> >
> >>-----Original Message-----
> >>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
> >however from work or a
> >>friend's house etc.
> >>
> >>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing a
> >firmware upgrade
> >>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have speculated
> >that this would
> >>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some
> >other items have to
> >>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
> >compatibility with SP2...
> >>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
> >here so I have no
> >>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be
> >doing.
> >>
> >>HTH
> >>
> >>
> >>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> >message
> >>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
> >>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router
> supported
> >>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
> >internally
> >>> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
> >>> network??
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> >-----Original Message-----
> >>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
> >>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
> >>> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
> >>> your external IP from
> >>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
> >>> working on supporting
> >>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be that
> >the
> >>> port forwarding
> >>> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
> >>> friend's house?)
> >>> >
> >>> >HTH
> >>> >
> >>> >
> >>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> >>> message
> >>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
> >>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or
> do
> >a
> >>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I
> know
> >my
> >>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up
> >port
> >>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports and
> >also
> >>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set
> either
> >of
> >>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
> >working
> >>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
> >address
> >>> in
> >>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it
> >will
> >>> >> not. Someone please help.
> >>> >
> >>> >
> >>> >.
> >>> >
> >>
> >>
> >>.
> >>
> >.
> >
Anonymous
July 1, 2004 9:17:39 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

There is no loopback support in the MN700 (yet)
so if you are trying to use passive mode from within your own LAN, it won't
work.

--
Jason Tsang - Microsoft MVP

Find out about the MS MVP Program -
http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/default.aspx

"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:2439301c45f9f$654b02b0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
> I tried that. When i was using my ip in there. It wasnt
> even connecting. I setup passive mode though but it is
> still not bringing in the directory listing. Anymore
> ideas?
>
>
> >-----Original Message-----
> >Thank you all for your help. My remote desktop
> connection
> >is now running great. Another question though. Do any
> of
> >you run an ftp server? If so what program do you use. I
> >was using Serv-U and i was able to log in just fine but i
> >can not get it to list the directory and then it drops
> the
> >ftp connection?
> >
> >
> >
> >>-----Original Message-----
> >>Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this when
> i
> >>get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
> >>
> >>
> >>>-----Original Message-----
> >>>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
> >>however from work or a
> >>>friend's house etc.
> >>>
> >>>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be releasing
> a
> >>firmware upgrade
> >>>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have
> speculated
> >>that this would
> >>>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since some
> >>other items have to
> >>>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
> >>compatibility with SP2...
> >>>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
> >>here so I have no
> >>>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not be
> >>doing.
> >>>
> >>>HTH
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> >>message
> >>>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
> >>>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router
> >supported
> >>>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
> >>internally
> >>>> with the ports i specified it would work outside of my
> >>>> network??
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> >-----Original Message-----
> >>>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your network?
> >>>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
> >>>> >not support "loopback" - in other words, referring to
> >>>> your external IP from
> >>>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS is
> >>>> working on supporting
> >>>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be
> that
> >>the
> >>>> port forwarding
> >>>> >would work fine if you are coming from the outside (a
> >>>> friend's house?)
> >>>> >
> >>>> >HTH
> >>>> >
> >>>> >
> >>>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> >>>> message
> >>>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
> >>>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc or
> >do
> >>a
> >>>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I
> >know
> >>my
> >>>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set up
> >>port
> >>>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports
> and
> >>also
> >>>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set
> >either
> >>of
> >>>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
> >>working
> >>>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
> >>address
> >>>> in
> >>>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp it
> >>will
> >>>> >> not. Someone please help.
> >>>> >
> >>>> >
> >>>> >.
> >>>> >
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>.
> >>>
> >>.
> >>
> >.
> >
Anonymous
July 2, 2004 10:19:30 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

No, i was trying it from another network. It still would
not let me in.


>-----Original Message-----
>There is no loopback support in the MN700 (yet)
>so if you are trying to use passive mode from within your
own LAN, it won't
>work.
>
>--
>Jason Tsang - Microsoft MVP
>
>Find out about the MS MVP Program -
>http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/default.aspx
>
>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message
>news:2439301c45f9f$654b02b0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
>> I tried that. When i was using my ip in there. It
wasnt
>> even connecting. I setup passive mode though but it is
>> still not bringing in the directory listing. Anymore
>> ideas?
>>
>>
>> >-----Original Message-----
>> >Thank you all for your help. My remote desktop
>> connection
>> >is now running great. Another question though. Do any
>> of
>> >you run an ftp server? If so what program do you
use. I
>> >was using Serv-U and i was able to log in just fine
but i
>> >can not get it to list the directory and then it drops
>> the
>> >ftp connection?
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >>-----Original Message-----
>> >>Well thanx for everything. I am going to try this
when
>> i
>> >>get home tonite. I will let you know tomorrow.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>>-----Original Message-----
>> >>>I believe that it likely would work. Best to try it
>> >>however from work or a
>> >>>friend's house etc.
>> >>>
>> >>>There are rumours in this ng that MS will be
releasing
>> a
>> >>firmware upgrade
>> >>>for the MN-700 (perhaps others) and some have
>> speculated
>> >>that this would
>> >>>have to coincide with the release of XP-SP2 since
some
>> >>other items have to
>> >>>be taken care of in the wireless product line for
>> >>compatibility with SP2...
>> >>>I am just a user of MS wireless products and a lurker
>> >>here so I have no
>> >>>specific knowledge of anything MS might or might not
be
>> >>doing.
>> >>>
>> >>>HTH
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>> >>message
>> >>>news:23b4701c45ead$d78901d0$a501280a@phx.gbl...
>> >>>> No i havent tried that...i thought that router
>> >supported
>> >>>> loopback..do you think if it was working for me
>> >>internally
>> >>>> with the ports i specified it would work outside
of my
>> >>>> network??
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> >-----Original Message-----
>> >>>> >Have you tried testing it from outside your
network?
>> >>>> AFAIK the MN-700 does
>> >>>> >not support "loopback" - in other words,
referring to
>> >>>> your external IP from
>> >>>> >inside your network will not work (apparently MS
is
>> >>>> working on supporting
>> >>>> >this feature sometime in the future) It may be
>> that
>> >>the
>> >>>> port forwarding
>> >>>> >would work fine if you are coming from the
outside (a
>> >>>> friend's house?)
>> >>>> >
>> >>>> >HTH
>> >>>> >
>> >>>> >
>> >>>> >"Jano" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com>
wrote in
>> >>>> message
>> >>>> >news:231c501c45ea2$746fe6a0$a601280a@phx.gbl...
>> >>>> >> I have an MN-700 router. I need to either vnc
or
>> >do
>> >>a
>> >>>> >> remote desktop connection from work to home. I
>> >know
>> >>my
>> >>>> >> cable isp blocks all common ports. I also set
up
>> >>port
>> >>>> >> forwarding on my router for those common ports
>> and
>> >>also
>> >>>> >> other ports. Is there any way that i can set
>> >either
>> >>of
>> >>>> >> those up without using common ports. I have it
>> >>working
>> >>>> >> within my network. If i put my router given ip
>> >>address
>> >>>> in
>> >>>> >> it will work. If i give the ip given by my isp
it
>> >>will
>> >>>> >> not. Someone please help.
>> >>>> >
>> >>>> >
>> >>>> >.
>> >>>> >
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>.
>> >>>
>> >>.
>> >>
>> >.
>> >
>
>
>.
>
!