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Port cant open in windows server 2012?

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Dear EE's

I am trying to open ports 808, 8081, 8082, 1947 for a server app. But i can check port port using port listener and verify through yougetsignal.com.
But when i tried to create rule in windows firewall for all the ports mentioned above to allow ports, i couldnt get through.

Please help me in this issue..

Thank you.
Shamil
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A 'port' is not actually open until you have a program listening on that port.  A web server like IIS or Apache, for example, listens on port 80 for requests.  If the web server is not running, it will appear that port 80 is closed because nothing is listening.  Just allowing it thru the firewall is not enough.
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by:Shamil Mohamed
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For that purpose am using port listner software to listen software.. please check the attachment..
Bro i am very sure it should some issue with my windows firewall.
When firewall is off.. i can listen my port from public.
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by:Shamil Mohamed
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attached again
portlistner.jpg
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I see.  What specific messages do you get when the firewall is up?
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no errors nothing... when firewall up with rule even i open all ports open still when i check from outside my port showing is closed..
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I don't know what else to tell you since there isn't any information to work with at this point.  Please click on "Request Attention" above to get some others to look at your question.
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I opened with help of a port listening software.
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by:Shamil Mohamed
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I found solution from firewall forums. Thanks you.
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