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ics configuration for seirra online games

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i'm havin problems runnin some sierra online games. in particular, ultra mini golf 1. i'm usin ics as the proxy for my lan. but i have the same problems on the net machine. it turns out that the game can't do udp messagin, and fails.

it turns out to be the ics that fails, but i've discovered a ics configuration utility, and i learn that ports etc., can be configured. so i created the ports that sierra inform me that the game needs, but i still have the same problem.

so, basically, am i wrong in configurin each port as 'normal', i have other options... 'block', 'cuseeme', 'dplay', 'ftp', 'h323', 'pptp' and 'quake'.

is there anythin else i'm missin as well?

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well, i would still like an answer to this question. the links provided above take me to configuration details for ics, but there aint any info regardin the game i want to run. but if you insist, i will close this question.

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andru, please check the ALL TOPICS links here and see if you can find a more fitting topic area to post this again, perhaps you'll have better luck.  There is a gaming environment as you'll see when you click this link:

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