In this guide you can learn how you can allow incoming
connections on 9500 and 9501 ports at Windows Firewall(Windows 8).
Take the following steps:
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 numbers" (9500-9501) 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
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