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NetMeeting Inbound port forwarding

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i need to port forward netmeeting to a machine inside my network behind a router. what ports do i need to open?
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Netmeeting is intended to be used on a LAN. Because of all the ports and port ranges necessary it is not really practical to do port forwarding with Netmeeting and it could even create a security risk. However the following article outlines the required ports:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=http://support.microsoft.com:80/support/kb/articles/Q158/6/23.asp&NoWebContent=1

If you need to use Netmeeting the best bet is to create a VPN (Virtual Private Network) and then you can easily use Netmeeting between remote location securely and without complicated port forwarding:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=http://support.microsoft.com:80/support/kb/articles/Q158/6/23.asp&NoWebContent=1

If you are using it for remote management there are other tools available as well such as those outlined in the following site:
http://www.lan-2-wan.com/3rd.htm
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Thanks jonnydollar. I hope the information regarding your options was of some help. I just noticed the link I posted for creating a VPN was wrong. If interested see:
http://www.lan-2-wan.com/vpns-windows.htm
Cheers !
--Rob
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