Can't be a server for online gaming...(champman)

  King Diamond 01:26 16 Jan 2003
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  King Diamond 01:26 16 Jan 2003

I have a 4 port linksys broadband router, XP pro and the Championship manager 01/02 game.

Each time I set the game up for network play, nobody can get in via the internet.

I have tried enabling 'DMZ' and disabling 'Block WAN Request', but to know avail.

1. Does anyone know the correct ports to forward?
2. Is there something I need to disable/enable?

I was searching the net for ports and I got port 6667 recommended, but that did not seem to work.

Thanks!

  King Diamond 19:06 16 Jan 2003

The game uses my local IP address instead of the internet one, even after port forwarding and disabling Wan pinging. I have given all my pc's their own IP's, so no automatic carry on.

Any further thoughts?

  King Diamond 19:35 16 Jan 2003

Cheers...I'm starting to get somewhere. I'll keep this open for a few more days to see how things go.

Thanks for your effort and time.

Appreciated.

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