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Old 10-18-2004, 06:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i was going to download a music video using bitterent but it gives me "Port 6881 is blacklisted" can i stop it from doing this?
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Old 10-18-2004, 08:21 PM   #2 (permalink)
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My guess is that you're behind a Router firewall?

What you'll need to do is configure the port forwarding on your router for that port number.
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Old 10-18-2004, 08:22 PM   #3 (permalink)
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http://dessent.net/btfaq/

personally iv never encounted that, but then again i dont download tons of crap with it so i prolly wouldnt encounter to much.

sounds like u just need to change the port... any info u need id imagine is somewere in the above link. i also believe the client your using maynot be the most convienyent, take a look at the BT softwere list in that link.
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Old 10-18-2004, 08:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
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You need to go into settings for your Bittorrent client and change the port to something else. The site you got the torrent file from should have a FAQ that tells you which ports are blocked and which are not.
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