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Windows 7: Firewall and browsing settings problem

11 Mar 2017   #1
Franky

windows 7 32-bit
 
 
Firewall and browsing settings problem

Hi all,

As my flag states, I'm from Iran (unfortunately). The IP address of Iranian people is banned from many many websites (excluding this one), that is, if I have a scientific problem, social or something else, I can't use international sources (websites).
For that issue, we use proxies (paid or free).

Now my problem, my problem is while I'm on the Web using a proxy (VPN), sometimes it will be suddenly disconnected. I close the VPN program and open a non-banned website (E.g., Google.com) or a local site. But neither google Chrome nor other browsers opens/loads the pages. Even if I start the proxy program again, sometimes it also doesn't work.

Whatever the problem is, it's annoying me much. And I think the Firewall of my Windows (7 x64) is the performer of this snag.

I want you please help me to 1- understand what the source of the problem is and 2- how to solve it.

Thank you very much.


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11 Mar 2017   #2
MeOnMine

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1 OEM
 
 

Hi Franky, it would help others to help you if you would advise what is your browser and what is the hardware you use to connect.
I.E. modem and or router model number.

thanks
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12 Mar 2017   #3
Franky

windows 7 32-bit
 
 

Hi, thanks,

I use an ADSL line (with a TP-LINK TD-W8901G modem-router) and my browsers are: Chrome, Firefox and IE.
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12 Mar 2017   #4
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 

Hi Franky,
have a look at this tutorial.

Virtual Private Network (VPN) - Enable Incoming VPN Connections

theres a link to outgoing there as well


note the part about ports

Roy
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