troubleshooting Question

TCP Cannot accept WAN requests

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Hi Experts,

I have a server and client (both written in C#/.net). When i run the server and do a netstat, I can see that the port is being listened too. When i attempt to access the server via the client from inside my network or on my local machine, it works perfectly. When i attempt to access it via wan-ipaddress:port, the server doesnt seem to be accepting any connections.

So essentially, i can connect inside my network but not outside. I am behind a router (but port forwarding is set correctly and firewall is disabled). Also, I have tried this while not behind a router and it still can only connect from the same machine that the server is running on.

Any suggestions?

Best,
Avery
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