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How can I check what outbound ports are allowed in a network?

On some networks (primarily corporate ones), the firewall restricts outbound connections to some port number. The allowed ports generally comprise of port 80, 11, 443, etc. Is there a way I could do ...
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port 3389 for RDP is listened to by vchost.exe

how do I get port 3389 for RDP to not be listened to by vchost.exe on win7-64 bit? I used a port checker and it says that that port is locked by another program. so I did "cmd\netstat -ano" and the ...
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How can I disable any TCP/IP port on a Windows 7 machine?

I need help on finding out how to disable any particular TCP/IP port on a Windows box whenever a need arises. I googled before posting the question and I got links to articles mentioning only ...
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No access to FTP sites

I am having a weird issue that I can only explain as a possible "port 21 hijack". For some reason, I cannot connect to any ftp sites. The original one I tried was ftp.maltedmedia.com. Filezilla ...
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Stopping Apache from listening in port 443?

Pretty self-explanatory. Is there any way I can make Apache stop listening in port 443 (Https). So that it only listens on port 80 (http)? I'm working on a Windows 7 PC. Edit 1: I installed Apache ...
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How can I disable these Windows-specific ports?

Let's see what ports are opened by which processes, taking those that are specific to Windows itself: C:\Windows\system32>netstat -anb Active Connections Proto Local Address Foreign ...
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Port forwarding - ports STILL not open with W7 firewall disabled, and router configured correctly

I am trying to forward some ports to no avail. I have added the range definitions to my routers setup page, as well as W7 firewall (which is now disabled mind you) and it's still coming back as ...
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Firewall configuration for Windows 7 and the Greenbow VPN client

I'm looking for the correct firewall/router settings to get the Greenbow VPN client to work with Windows 7 64-bit. It never seems to get past phase 1 in the connection process.