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I have an winform application need to get data from remote SQL servers from both MSSQL and MYSQL to dataGrid etc in winform.

I am not sure weather I should worry if my client has to have TCP port open or Firewall issue with my application or not? Because most corporate users will have port etc block by Admin.

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Default port for SQL Servers are 1433 check with the port and if its connection can be established.
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In that case firewall will be inevitable right? Meaning if firewall exist then my application would not be able to update right?
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Firewall needs to be configured to allow permissions to have connections on those ports.
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