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    Firewall configuration (guarddog) for SIP VoIP voice chat

    I am using an account to initiate PC-to-PC voice chat, but I cannot initiate a session with my firewall settings. I need to disable the firewall every time I need to do VOIP chat.

    I want to know if anybody has a successfully configured firewall to enable voice chat for SIP/ekiga.

    I looked up on the internet and found I had to enable the following TCP and UDP ports: 5060 and also need to following RTP port to be enabled: 7078. But even after enabling these ports in guarddog (created custom protocols) it doesn't work.

    I use linphone.

    Anybody has any idea on this?

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    Have you talked with anyone at They should be able to tell you what you need to open both inbound and outbound to get this working.


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