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Access Permissions reading Sockets from a C# application

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I've written a threaded GPRS receiver in C# (at the moment as a Windows Forms application, for debugging purposes).

When I run it on the server (Windows Vista), through either VS or just running the .exe, I get the error:

"An attempt was made to access a socket in a way forbidden by its access permissions".

The application is residing in C:\Program files\GPRSReceiver\
I've tried right clicking and tried "Running as Administrator"

Any ideas what else do I need to do?

Cheers
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by:Ivo Stoykov
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move it to your profile or another disk. C: has lots of restrictions

HTH

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by:Spike_66
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Thanks for that- but moving it to suggested locations hasn't helped.

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I've just found out that there is a web site running on the server.
The server is accessed via IP addrress rather than Domain name.

I'm assuming that there is going to be a conflict between the web site and thie GPRS monitor both listening on port 80. Am I right?

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Ivo Stoykov earned 500 total points
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perhaps. principle is one service - one port
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I have tested with other ports on this server, and although they aren't receiving anything, there wasn't any permissions error.

Thanks anyway.
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