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OS > Windows Vista Home Premium

I have tried sending and receiving files with my friend who is using yahoo messenger but it fails every time.

Are there specific settings I should use?

-I managed to get msn protocol to work by specifying my public ip and ports to forward.

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As a workaround, you could upload the file to a website such as drop.io (with a password) and IM the link.

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Very good point Simon Brown! Thanks –  Ralph Aug 1 '10 at 15:16
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