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Last updated: Feb 22nd, 2020 - 11:50

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  • [ Support requested ]

    Anonymous - Friday, 21 February 2020 - 11:12
    How to send offline messages if the receiver is offline and after i turn off my pc
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 23:04
    I think it is a bug and I can fix it next week...
    Thank you very much for the ticket...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 23:02
    I will back on Monday...
    and I will find another solution.
    Meanwhile you can test BeeBEEP for windows xp and see if it works...
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 22:54
    hello, I have the same problem.
    I already did the indicated procedure and it didn't work.
    is there another solution?
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    Mars Venan Alindajao - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 18:48
    Disabling the search chat or the settings on the search chat
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 09:39
    I think this is a bug...
    I will fix it...
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 09:38
    Is there a way that i can disable the right click feature in (Search Chat)? Because i alread disabled the CreateMessage and writing messages is not disabled but when the user try to click right on Search Chat the write message will pop up when its click eventhough the CreateMessage is Disabled.
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 09:38
    Yes, it did not.
    But I have planned to add this option (settings in beebeep.ini included in beebeep.rc) in the future releases...
    thank you!
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 09:37
    Maybe it makes sense to include the beebeep.ini options in the beebeep.rc configuration file? Then, when a new user connects, they will be copied to his beebeep.ini as presets.
    Example file (I thought it worked this way, but it turned out that it didn't):
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    Anonymous - Wednesday, 19 February 2020 - 17:13
    Default BeeBEEP.ini
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 17 February 2020 - 09:03
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 17 February 2020 - 09:03
    BeeBEEP is a 32 bit applicaction so you have to install a 32 bit package...
    I have seen and in the microsoft page there is a dead link for your OS.
    Please install the file vc_redist_x86.exe from that link (after selected your language): https://www.microsoft.com/en-Us/download/details.aspx?id=52685
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    Anonymous - Monday, 17 February 2020 - 08:54
    Hello/Windows 7 (64 bits)
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    Marco Mastroddi - Sunday, 16 February 2020 - 01:37
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    Marco Mastroddi - Sunday, 16 February 2020 - 00:40
    Which operating system do you use?
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    Anonymous - Saturday, 15 February 2020 - 00:32
    Message d'erreur lors de l'installation de BeeBEEP
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    Marco Mastroddi - Saturday, 15 February 2020 - 00:08
    No there is not yet.
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    Angel - Friday, 14 February 2020 - 17:54
    hi.
    this software is nice.
    But do you have cliente android that ok?
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    Ajowan - Thursday, 13 February 2020 - 16:22
    Thank you for your quick reply.
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 13 February 2020 - 10:28
    Hello! There is not a list for active and inactive users.
    Active users are people who connect to you almost once in "31" days.
    Inactive the others.
    So, simply, BeeBEEP deletes from the list inactive users (if they are not member of a group).
    To delete users by yourself, right click on the user in...
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    Ajowan - Wednesday, 12 February 2020 - 14:24
    users inactivity
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    Ajowan - Wednesday, 12 February 2020 - 12:15
    Thank you for your very quick reply
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    Marco Mastroddi - Wednesday, 12 February 2020 - 12:03
    Hello! The user who left must go to "Settings - Chats - Blocked chats" and remove the group from the blocked...
    and then he/she can be added again.
    Thank you for your ticket!
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    Ajowan - Wednesday, 12 February 2020 - 11:50
    Users in group
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 10 February 2020 - 09:49
    You have to copy beebeep_example.rc in the folder where is beebeep.exe.
    Usually it is in Program Files (x86) so you need administrator rights to do it.
    beebeep_example.rc is in the misc folder.
    beebeep.rc is a simple text file: you can create it in the folder by right click and then click "New text...
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    Anonymous - Monday, 10 February 2020 - 09:45
    can't save the beebeep_example.rc i already change the DisableSendMessage=True but it says Access is denied please help
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 10 February 2020 - 09:44
    Hello.
    Usually this happens when BeeBEEP is not registered as application that can accept incoming connections.
    It is a problem with Windows Defender also.
    So...
    1) Open Windows Security.
    2) Click on Firewall & network protection.
    3) Click the Allow an app through firewall link.
    4) Click the Change...
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    Anonymous - Monday, 10 February 2020 - 09:37
    I am adding this journal: when the firewall is off, BeeBeep seems to be able to connect, but it cannot see/find the other computers on the same network: 2020-02-10 10:02:49 Starting BeeBEEP 5.8.2-1352-p85 for Microsoft Windows and Qt 5.9.8 2020-02-10 10:02:49 Applicaction folder: C:\Program Files...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 10 February 2020 - 09:36
    Ahahhah questo è vero.
    Probabilmente c'è da "disabilitare" anche gli altri BeeBEEP nella rete usando lo stesso beebeep.rc e le opzioni di rete.
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    Anonymous - Monday, 10 February 2020 - 09:34
    grazie comunque il programma funziona, se dal filtro disattivo i messaggi della connessione non si vedono più e problema risolto, occhio non vede ....
    :-)
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    Anonymous - Monday, 10 February 2020 - 02:59
    1 PC cannot connect to Beepeeb network
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 14:19
    Mi puoi mandare una email con i due log così vedo se c'è qualche altra opzione abilitata...
    La mia email è nome punto cognome @ gmail.com
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 14:17
    Grazie per la risposta, ho provato con 2 pc di prova sia con i due file che mi hai detto che disabilitando quell'opzione anche ma ho sempre quell'avviso in continuazione.
  • Marco Mastroddi modified a comment on ticket #662

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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 11:08
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 11:07
    Ciao! In questi casi bisogna intervenire manualmente creando un file beehosts.ini e un file beebeep.rc nella cartella di installazione di tutti i BeeBEEP.
    Ad esempio se volete che BeeBEEP usi solamente gli indirizzi 192.168.1.1 - 192.168.1.254 dovete mettere nel file la riga: 192.168.1.255 Qui un...
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 11:00
    BeeBEEP su doppio indirizzo IP
  • [ Source code updated ]

    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 10:39
    Changed default multicast address to "224.0.64.75" and TTL to 4.

    Look at the code changes ...

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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 10:23
    It is a multicast TTL problem also.
    The default setting is 32 to it will try to bypass all routers in your LAN.
    I will set it to 2 so BeeBEEP area is more restricted.
    BeeBEEP creates always a beebeep.ini file in user profile with user related settings.
    Can you tell me what are the options in...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 10:18
    Thank you very much! I will make more tests...
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 10:17
    Thank you, Marco.
    I tried removing the network cable and waited but BeeBEEP did not seem to save its status because upon hard reboot, the chat history was lost.
    I look forward to the newer version after you rewrite the source.
    Thanks again.
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 10:17
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 10:15
    Try to go to menu "Settings" - "Network" - "Configure network" and enable "Contact offline users directly" to your and Anita's BeeBEEP.
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 10:14
    it could be possible because I tried unistalling and reinstalling on her compter a few times.
    Let me take a picture of the log and send it to you.
    Here's a pic of Anita's log.
    I didn't see anything about a second login.
    I have taken a pic of users to.
    As you can see Anita is greyed out(at least ii...
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    Cortland Guse - Wednesday, 05 February 2020 - 19:29
    To update you with what caused the packed storm, here is what happened.
    The our network is build and designed for security, so while we have 750+ office locations, we have built the network to not allow traffic between offices.
    The problem was that there are some ports open to allow certian specific...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 03 February 2020 - 12:11
    I will think about it...
    thank you!
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    Anonymous - Monday, 03 February 2020 - 12:11
    a plain text file with two lines.
    First line = Current status.
    The second line would indicate if there is a new message.
    the basic script I am trying to enable is as such: if Line 1 of status.txt = Away ; Away, Available, Busy Then blynclight = Yellow ; Away=Yellow, Available=Green, Busy=Red if Line...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 03 February 2020 - 12:10
    No, I'm sorry...
    there is not for now...
    the only option is to use only a single window for all chats...
    When I will re-write all the GUI, I will add this feature...
    Thank you for your ticket!
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    Anonymous - Friday, 31 January 2020 - 17:30
    Not Open In Separate Window
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    Marco Mastroddi - Friday, 31 January 2020 - 14:27
    You can enable the option "Always open chat on new message" and "Raise previously opened..." in the menu Settings - Notifications...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Friday, 31 January 2020 - 14:24
    Hello! Tell me exactly the format of that test file and when it must be written or overwritten...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Friday, 31 January 2020 - 14:22
    Please check the log of the BeeBEEP in "Main" - "Show the BeeBEEP log..." or send it to me...
    Is it possible that there are 2 accounts with the same name?
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    Anonymous - Friday, 31 January 2020 - 10:21
    Ive also insalled and uninstalled 3 times.
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 22:37
    Can a sent message pop up on the other computer in front of everything else?
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 22:23
    Status text file plugin for Blynclight linux
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 19:49
    Help!
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 12:06
    Hello! The emoticons size are now tied with font size.
    For now the "max" size for emoticons is 32 pixels and, as I said, it depends from the font size.
    If you increment the chat font size, also the emoticons looks bigger but there is a "hard coded" max of 32 pixels...
    To change font size open a chat...
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    Anonymous - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 11:56
    Thanks for sharing the emoticons..
    we can change the emoticons but how to change resolution.
    Current resolution is 24x24 can we make double the original size? Thanks!
  • [ Source code updated ]

    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 11:12
    Added "DisableMulticast" option in beebeep.rc file.

    Look at the code changes ...

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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 11:10
    UPDATE: if you want to disable multicast now you can also create a beehosts.ini file and place the addresses you want to broadcast.
    https://sourceforge.net/p/beebeep/code/HEAD/tree/misc/beehosts_example.ini And them in beebeep.rc enable the option BroadcastOnlyToHostsIni=true And it should work in...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 10:44
    Hello.
    There was a misunderstanding on the option.
    In the file BEEBEEP-HELP.txt https://sourceforge.net/p/beebeep/code/HEAD/tree/BEEBEEP-HELP.txt there is UseMulticastDns=[true/false] if enabled BeeBEEP use Zero Configuration Networking (default=true in macosx, default=false in others) Zero...
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    Cortland Guse - Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 02:35
    Multicast enabled is creating an internal DDOS-like scenario
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 27 January 2020 - 11:12
    Hello! In your case...
    there it only a way.
    The file beebeep.dat is overwritten only on "disconnection".
    If computer really freezes itself the file is not written and you lost only the "last messages".
    I think you had reboot during the saving process and the file is truncated.
    BeeBEEP when a PC is...
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    Anonymous - Friday, 24 January 2020 - 23:33
    Chat history lost when computer hard reboot after freezing up
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    ttheis - Thursday, 23 January 2020 - 16:54
    I already had "Raise main window.." unchecked.
    I unchecked "Raise previously opened..." I do not have a "Open new window..." So I unchecked "Always open chat on new message" Is that what you ment? I will see if that fixes it for me.
    It may take a few days as it does not alwasy do it.
    Very random.
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    Marco Mastroddi - Thursday, 23 January 2020 - 09:37
    Ok.
    I think it happens when a notification is showed and window is raised applying STAYS_ON_TOP flag and then removing it.
    This operation may not trigger a window repaint, so you lost the frame...
    Try to go to Settings - Notification and un-check "Raise previously opened..." and "Open new window..."...
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    ttheis - Thursday, 23 January 2020 - 01:09
    QT5 5.9.5
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    Marco Mastroddi - Wednesday, 22 January 2020 - 22:31
    Qt version?
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    ttheis - Wednesday, 22 January 2020 - 21:37
    Still happening and it now happening to another Linux desktop on our network.
    As with mine it seems to happen mostly when a remote VPN user beeps us.
    Any Ideas?
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    Marco Mastroddi - Tuesday, 21 January 2020 - 12:14
    For the BeeBEEP new version use: https://www.microsoft.com/en-US/download/details.aspx?id=48145 and select your OS language and then "Download" and install.
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 20 January 2020 - 11:39
    In theory you can...
    use a beebeep.ini file without user related settings but I have never tested it.
    But beebeep.rc is born to do it instead of ini.
    If you want more options in the rc file please tell me and I will add them...
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    Anonymous - Monday, 20 January 2020 - 11:37
    Hi.
    Thanks for replying! I'm starting to get it now.
    I have a question is it possible to force a fixed .ini configuration on all users ?
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    Marco Mastroddi - Monday, 20 January 2020 - 11:35
    This happens for various reasons...
    please send me your complete BeeBEEP log by email...
    Same nickname, same account name (it depends from user recognition setting).
    Firewall problem (connection goes in timeout)...
    and so...
    m a r c o .
    m a s t r o d d i at gmail
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    Anonymous - Monday, 20 January 2020 - 11:32
    the remote host closed the connection.
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    Marco Mastroddi - Friday, 17 January 2020 - 16:28
    Hello! Normally you have to create a beebeep.rc file ad not a beebeep.ini to "install" default configuration.
    The file beebeep.ini contains "user related stuff"...
    So you can install BeeBEEP in every workstation and then copy in the install folder the file beebeep.rc.
    You can read a lot of info in...
  • [ Source code updated ]

    Marco Mastroddi - Friday, 17 January 2020 - 12:49
    Improving file transfer almost completed (beta version).

    Look at the code changes ...

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    Marco Mastroddi - Friday, 17 January 2020 - 12:34
    Fixed en_US locale layout for message timestamp.

    Look at the code changes ...

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    Anonymous - Friday, 17 January 2020 - 12:31
    Hi Marco, thanks for explanation.
    I installed compiz a few days ago but it didn't worked properly so I didn't checked this options.
    I'm using plain Debian 10 (Buster) installation and still didn't find solution to this.
    If I find it I will let you know, I'm sure this is the issue for other Linux...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Friday, 17 January 2020 - 12:30
    ISSUE: beebeep_last_versions.txt This happens when "Data folder" is not properly configured or it has not "write permissions"..
    That file is the one BeeBEEP download from the website to see if there is a new version available.
    I don't know why BeeBEEP saves it to desktop...
    there is not an option to...
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    Anonymous - Friday, 17 January 2020 - 09:00
    Setting Up Beebeep on Local Workstations
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    ttheis - Thursday, 16 January 2020 - 18:30
    More info on the timestamp anomily.
    It does happen on all other machines if you set "Show the timestamp with AM/PM notation".
    Also it does the same thing with the seconds if they are less then 10.
    So not an anomily just for this machine.
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    ttheis - Thursday, 16 January 2020 - 18:19
    Another anpmily only on this machine: I have BeeBeep set to show the timestamp of each chat.
    The minutes portion of the timestamp shows a single digit if the minute is less then 10.
    I.E: (2020-01-15 9:5:31 am) it should read (2020-01-15 9:05:31 am) at least here in the US.
    Looks like it only does...
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    ttheis - Thursday, 16 January 2020 - 17:59
    Does not seem to matter if the window is already present and is raised up or if it is a new window.
    I have had it happen both ways.
    Also I thought it only happened with chats coming from a certain user but yesterday it happened from a second user.
    The one it happens from the most is connected...
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    Marco Mastroddi - Tuesday, 14 January 2020 - 18:46
    Hello! I think it is a firewall problem...
    check the BeeBEEP log in the "Main" menu.
    If you don't understand error you can send it to me by e-mail ( m a r c o .
    m a s t r o d d i [ a t ] g m a i l .
    c o m ).
    https://www.groovypost.com/howto/microsoft/allow-program-through-windows-7-firewall/ Thank...

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