Bypassing a firewall on Mac 9.22

I need help to bypass a firewall to gain access to MSN Messenger 2.5.0 for Mac . However, Yahoo Messenger is working very well. Your prompt assistance is greatly appreciated. Thanks lots!
LinyongAsked:
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weedCommented:
Do you have control over the firewall? Not going to bybass it unless you do.
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techwiz330Commented:
If there is a proxy server on the network, you could try changing MSN's proxy settings to go through your server.
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LinyongAuthor Commented:
I've tried changing the proxy settings but it doesn't seem to work at all either.
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ufoolmeCommented:
any news on this question?
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