problem setting up u torrent and virginmedia adsl

  vincent1 05:56 23 Sep 2009

hi i am trying to sort out my nephews internet for him he has virgin media adsl broadband connected using a dlink dsl-2640R modem what he is trying to use is the programme u torrent but the error message he gets is there is a firewall /or blocked?closed port stopping access i have turned of the firewall on the router and re tried i have also tried selecting use random port on start up in u torrents settings but still wont work can anyone help me to sort this out please (i believe you have to set up a ip address?)

  sharpamat 10:06 23 Sep 2009

Its unlikeley that you will get much advise with this U Torrent is a peer to peer downloading program often used for illegal downloading.

Many ISPs are blocking this sort of action click here

  vincent1 18:36 23 Sep 2009

thanks for advice given i will not help him resolve this matter i have sent him the link provided please take this post as resolved and closed cheers

  RobCharles1981 18:55 23 Sep 2009

Virgin ADSL - Rubbish.

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