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How do I open ports on my antivirus?

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I'm having lots of trouble playing games because the login screens won't send the information to the servers as they are being blocked.
Please can someone tell me how to open some ports or allow some programs to open up.
post #2 of 7
Hi.

What Anti-virus/Firewall are you using?

look for "Permissions" and select the program(s) that you want to have access to the internet.

Oh! how rude of me.... "Welcome to OCN!"
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Right now I've got a ****tail of AVG free, the crappy resource hog that is the trial version of Norton 2006 (Expired subscription) Spysweeper and I also think that there's a virus bogging down my system.
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If you need a third-party off-site scanner the head on over to Trend Micro and use their free virus scanner Housecall

That might help with the suspected virus...
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Delete all your antivirus, antispyware etc and reinstall it. It really is buggering everything up with 2 different antiviruses, let alone Norton.
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Right now I've got a ****tail of AVG free, the crappy resource hog that is the trial version of Norton 2006 (Expired subscription) Spysweeper and I also think that there's a virus bogging down my system.
wow what a mess I suggest you remove all and start over get a fresh copy of AVG and comodo firewall or something. Don't keep expired software if you don't want to pay for it just get a new free one.
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uoip...status update?
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