How to allow incoming connections
On this page you can find detailed information
on how you can allow incoming connections at Windows Firewall. This is necessary
to be able to receive MMS over MM7 protocol. Please follow the steps of this
article to be able to use this solution properly.
To allow incoming connections, first you need to go to
Control Panel at Start menu and click on Windows Firewall icon (Figure 1).
Figure 1 - Control Panel
At Windows Firewall, select "Advanced Settings" (Figure 2).
Figure 2 - Windows Firewall
In the next page select "Inbound Rules"(Figure 3).
Figure 3 - Advanced Settings page
Now click to "New Rule..." button at right(Figure 4).
Figure 4 - Inbound Rules page
In the next dialog box select the "Port" radio button and then click to "Next" (Figure 5).
Figure 5 - Select the type of the rule
At the next page type in the "port number" (9400) what you want to enable and click to "Next" (Figure 6).
Figure 6 - Type in the port numbers
Leave the radio button on "Allow the connection" and click to "Next" (Figure 7).
Figure 7 - Choose the action
Leave all pipes in the boxes and click "Next" (Figure 8).
Figure 8 - Select the applying of this Rule
In the last page "Name the Rule" and click the "Finish" button (Figure 9).
Figure 9 - Name the Rule
Finaly you can see your new rule in the list is the rules (Figure 10).
Figure 10 - The list of the rules
Send/receive MMS via EAIF