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#1 Aug 20 2010 at 11:18 PM Rating: Good
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I'm not exactly an expert at this and there have been some posts to it but hopefully this will clarify some of your issues.

If you are updating for beta and you continously have a 0kb/s download speed (or have 0 remote connections), there is a problem. Your ports are not opened for this kind of download to go through.

You should have around 40 remote connections and a very high, constant download speed. If not, consider the following:

-Establish a static IP on your computer.

-Port forward all UDP/TCP ports to 55296-55551.

-Port 443 UDP should also be forwarded.

Edit 2: - Also make sure you run the updater AS ADMINISTRATOR.

Some of you are probably like "what the **** does that mean?".

Refer to http://portforward.com/ for information that will help you do everything I just stated. Just ensure you get the ports right.

Edit: Don't use torrents you crazy people you.

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In another thread opening UDP 80 was suggested as well.
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#3 Aug 20 2010 at 11:21 PM Rating: Good
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Also if your router supports UPnP (and it should if it was made within the last 5 years or so) you should make sure it's enabled as it helps this process along considerably
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Ah, thanks for the heads-up. Now I know there's nothing wrong with my connection; it's just that update files are humongous.

Quick question: If I don't have a router, does that mean I don't have to worry about any of those port forwarding stuff?
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#5 Aug 20 2010 at 11:27 PM Rating: Good
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You probably need to port forward if you are having the 0 remote connections or 0kb/s issue.
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Disregard.

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#7 Aug 21 2010 at 12:20 AM Rating: Good
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I got 50 remote connections and 5 local connections and my download is going very slow ><


I'm unsure. It may be an internet issue on your end. If you haven't tried what I listed above you could do that.

So far everyone I know, including me, who did the port forwarding and went from 0 remote connections to 40 or so had the download finish in seconds. Around 90% or so the download considerably slows down for some odd reason but still faster than not having done port forwarding in the first place.
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I assigned these open ports to my computer I am using windows 7 and i still cant seem to get a remote connection. Dont know if im doing something wrong or what. I even restarted the comp just in case so i had to start over with the local connection which i get quite a bit> I have dsl so im aware of not getting a fast download, but was just wondering why this port thing didnt work for me
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I assigned these open ports to my computer I am using windows 7 and i still cant seem to get a remote connection. Dont know if im doing something wrong or what. I even restarted the comp just in case so i had to start over with the local connection which i get quite a bit> I have dsl so im aware of not getting a fast download, but was just wondering why this port thing didnt work for me


There's a lot of different methods on the site, are you sure you did the proper methods? For example, if you have a router, and then what type of router you're using, and what type of OS you're using. For me, I had to first set up a static IP (had some difficulty with it but it eventually worked out), then I went in and listed the ports I mentioned. UDP had to be forwarded, TCP had to be forwarded, and they all had to be forwarded in the range mentioned.

Your method of setting it up would probably differ significantly from mine. Try looking through the site again that I linked above.

I do not suggest using their software though that does some of it for you automatically. It never seems to work.
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Yeah ive done it all ... ah well no big deal ill wait i guess. I got the ports i need opened, but dont think it helped much definately not getting any remote connections. Ill get in the game eventually :). Thanks for the help!
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Just a heads up that even if you don't know if your ports are fowarded and so forth, feel free to let the downloader sit there. Mine took about 3 or so minutes to really connect to anything but now it's flying with 55 remote / 5 local and getting almost 1MB/dl rate.
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I've also done everything in this thread and things in a few other threads... Shame I don't trust torrent sites :p Any way I get loads of locals but still no remotes. Making one more pass and then I'm resetting everything to see if it'll work on a fresh install of my router.
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Go to:

C:\Documents and Settings\USER NAME on your computer\My Documents\My Games\FINAL FANTASY XIV Beta Version\downloads\ffxiv-beta\d96437e6\metainfo

Inside you will find 6 torrent files that the beta is using to download the patches. Find the one you are having trouble downloading, most likely it will be H2010.08.10.2000 because that is the big one.

If you have bittorrent or Utorrent, you can just double click this file and it will start downloading it in your preferred program.

After it's done go to:

C:\Documents and Settings\USER NAME on your computer\My Documents\My Games\FINAL FANTASY XIV Beta Version\downloads\ffxiv-beta\d96437e6\patch

Place the file there, then run the updater. It will recognize the patch, download the remaining files and install them. this should only take 10-20 minutes after you've downloaded the first one.


Windows 7 users will find these paths slightly different, but it will still be the last part starting with my games:

My Games\FINAL FANTASY XIV Beta Version\downloads\ffxiv-beta\d96437e6\meta info
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Edit: Don't use torrents you crazy people you.


Works fine, but it's only going to be just about the same speed.
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The reason I say don't use torrents is because there have been people who have been completely banned from the game because it's against Square-Enix's regulations.

Besides, the purpose of being a beta tester is to test their stuff. The downloader counts in that aspect.

Edit: There is a possibility if this is not working for you that the new updates use different ports and the ones I listed are obsolete. I don't think this is the case because mine still use what I mentioned. Please post something if this works for you as it worked for me and everyone else at the start of Phase 3.

Edited, Aug 21st 2010 7:54am by Rjain
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Was funny before I went to bed, I decided to hook up my cable directly to my laptop.. started getting remotes as soon as i connected it.. so apparently mine being wireless was keeping it from doing any justice as far as that goes
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From someone who is technologically challenged, what does Port Forward mean? I see the suggestions to set up a static IP and port forward etc... but have no idea what that means exactly. Can someone please give me an idea on how to proceed?

I currently have AT&T router.
Windows Vista 64

Edited, Aug 21st 2010 6:07am by Lorielll
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#18 Aug 21 2010 at 7:09 AM Rating: Good
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From someone who is technologically challenged, what does Port Forward mean? I see the suggestions to set up a static IP and port forward etc... but have no idea what that means exactly. Can someone please give me an idea on how to proceed?


I provided a link in the first post that should be able to help you. I was in the same boat before I did it but I went to that site and it solved everything for me.

Basically it's just a fancy way to say open your ports, I guess.
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Finally fixed it without resulting to a non-SE downloader. (I'm using Windows 7 64 bit and a BT Homehub 2.0)

I did the port forwards, I did the static, and did the bit where you go into users and copy the port and force it into the normal program files general setting... still didn't work.

After doing all that I decided to run the updater as an administrator.


Loads of remotes along with locals now.

So those who have done everything, give that a shot to see if it helps.

Edited, Aug 21st 2010 1:27pm by PerrinofSylph
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Yeah I forgot to add that, the administrator thing also seemed to help me.
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#22 Aug 21 2010 at 8:41 AM Rating: Default
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its very very slow...

i have only "12 local connection" and a download rate of 20kb/s or lesser... sometimes i have only 50b/s
19h download time.. omg..

waht can i do to download it faster? il run it as Admin (otherwise it dont want start)

do i need to change location to US? cuz atm i have German Europe settings. or dosent matter?

ps sorry for my bad english

Edited, Aug 21st 2010 10:42am by Psydrakoon
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Everything everyone is experiencing hasn't changed since the Alpha and first Beta versions. I think that, until SE bites the bullet and acquires servers within the continental US, this bs will never change for us.
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#24 Aug 21 2010 at 9:19 AM Rating: Default
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nothing is working, or has worked since last night.

I've scoured almost every thread made. opened/forwarded nearly every port you can think of.

I'm ready to sling this crap out the window.
Sorry for the pointless rant but ****.
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#25 Aug 21 2010 at 9:41 AM Rating: Decent
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Without having to physically download another program, is there any way to manually port forward? I know this is a noobish question, but consider me a noob. my remote connections remain at zero.

Edited, Aug 21st 2010 8:43am by Lorielll
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port forwarding is all done in your router.
You access it by your web browser typing 192.168.1.1 in the address bar and username should be admin and password is admin also.

goto gaming tab and port forwarding under that.

good luck.

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Maybe that's where I'm getting confused. I have an AT&T router and it doesn't have a gaming or port forwarding tab. I'll keep working on it. Thank you for your help . :)
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Rjain, I can tell you are trying to be helpful so thanks for that. That site is really built for people that have a much higher understanding networking than I do. It's also filled with a minefield of pop-up advertisements that threaten to redirect you at the first errant click.

Even then, I was hoping to improve my download speed from 0 so I tried to plod through that crazy maze of info. Then when it gets to the part where you actually do something, it says "setup a static IP address" and "click here for more info" but it does not tell what window to open or - nvm, I suppose I just can't follow it.

Port forward where? From what screen? click on > ??? The lessons are nice but the step-by-step directions are severely lacking. After attempting these things my downloader's screen has turned black. Looks like I'll have to start over?

Anyway I am just severely frustrated. Not at your attempt to help but at SE's download system which is clearly not built for universal ease of use.

It said 20 hours at first, 16 hours later it says 15 hours left and is sitting at 0 download speed. Of course now the screen is black so who knows. I can't suggest some janky BS like this to my friends. How many MMO have I played? Never before have I had this kind of trouble.

If this is what people have to deal with at release, SE is going to lose the casual audience they were trying to cater to before they even play.
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Rjain, I can tell you are trying to be helpful so thanks for that. That site is really built for people that have a much higher understanding networking than I do. It's also filled with a minefield of pop-up advertisements that threaten to redirect you at the first errant click.

Even then, I was hoping to improve my download speed from 0 so I tried to plod through that crazy maze of info. Then when it gets to the part where you actually do something, it says "setup a static IP address" and "click here for more info" but it does not tell what window to open or - nvm, I suppose I just can't follow it.

Port forward where? From what screen? click on > ??? The lessons are nice but the step-by-step directions are severely lacking. After attempting these things my downloader's screen has turned black. Looks like I'll have to start over?

Anyway I am just severely frustrated. Not at your attempt to help but at SE's download system which is clearly not built for universal ease of use.

It said 20 hours at first, 16 hours later it says 15 hours left and is sitting at 0 download speed. Of course now the screen is black so who knows. I can't suggest some janky BS like this to my friends. How many MMO have I played? Never before have I had this kind of trouble.

If this is what people have to deal with at release, SE is going to lose the casual audience they were trying to cater to before they even play.

I agree, this is a horrible setup and the horse s**t one has to go through is not deserving of my funds. I do hope they have a better system ready come time for launch or I will sell my CE with out hesitation.
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In the past 2 hours I've been posting on ZAM, my estimated time has gone from 15:20 to 15:26.

2 hours passed and now it will take an additional 6 minutes. I know the estimator is horribly inaccurate but still, time to go skating and fishing (not at the same time).

Good luck to everyone!
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So I screwed up. If anyone in the "know" is able to help me out, I'd appreciate it. I'm 58% in on this download which I started 10 HOURS ago lol. But I was having so many issues with the speed of the download (all night going from 20kbs to 90kbs, usually on the lower end) that I attempted just now to open up the ports. On the last screen, when I did the UDP, TCP step... instead of selecting UDP/TCP, I just selected UDP. Now the download seems to be going slower than before. Yes I do see spikes in the 300kbs range, BUT the Time Remaining hasn't changed from 8:23:58 and it took 20mins to go from 58.8% to 58.9% and its typically staying at 6.0kbs.

When I go back into my router changes to try to fix the option and select UDP/TCP I get this error:
The specified port(s) are being used by other configurations. Please check your configurations of Remote Management, Port forwarding, Port Triggering, UPnP Port Mapping table, RIP, and Internet connection type

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I started downloading last night at 7:00 pm and now it's 10:13 am, and I'm only at 11% of the first file. No matter what I try , it won't download any faster. It might take me a few days to get everything downloaded, but oh well. I'm just happy to have the opportunity to join in Beta and don't care how long it takes.
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I started downloading last night at 7:00 pm and now it's 10:13 am, and I'm only at 11% of the first file. No matter what I try , it won't download any faster. It might take me a few days to get everything downloaded, but oh well. I'm just happy to have the opportunity to join in Beta and don't care how long it takes.


If you have 0 for remote you're not going to progress very much. It took me forever using multiple guides without using a 3rd party download utility and you should be in buisiness. I'm in the UK so I can partially understand my slow download times now that I've fixed everything, the rest is because of the lack of seeders because almost everyone is using the 3rd party tools.

PS: Some folks are defualting everyone in this thread, I don't know why? Default away, these folks (including myself need every bit of advise that will pop via a search engine possible)
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I understand what people are going through and that it's unnecessarily difficult to have to do this to get anywhere with it; however, I just want to state that I had just as much experience if not worse when it came to port forwarding as some of you guys who are complaining about it. The port forwarding site might be intimidating but it really isn't. I sucked it up and went to it and after some trial and error I got it to work. If I can do it, everyone here can do it, unless you for some reason do not know how to use a mouse and keyboard, in which case you wouldn't be typing here.

If you are using a router, make sure you look up WHICH router on that website you're using and how to portforward to that.

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I think that for cases in users to me who made the skip from XP to 7 and aren't used to running things as admin, prioritizing the statement to Run the Installer as Admin to the front. This is certainly going to be a helpful guide when OB hits, but I wasted a lot of time looking into port forwarding when it wasn't necessarily.


On top of that, I also noticed that if your connection gets interrupted for some reason (my computer went to sleep on my way to the bank) it doesn't seem that you can pick up remote connections, so simply canceling the download and restarting the launcher can help the problem.
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Can somebody check out this pic:
[link=http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v181/X3Deep/helpme.jpg[/link]
and tell me if I'm doing this right??? Cuz I have 10 Local connections and 0 remote connections now... and it's slugging along at 5kbs
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Can somebody check out this pic:

and tell me if I'm doing this right??? Cuz I have 10 Local connections and 0 remote connections now... and it's slugging along at 5kbs


First, delete that pic asap. 2nd repost it if you wish but black out your IP, you're asking for bad juju, with all the things you have to turn off to get things to work optimally you're open to alot of very nasty things made even easier to deliver with your IP exposed.

Second, yes. You have one part of the pie correct. Now you need to do the same for the rest of the settings mentioned in the OP.
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Yeah I went all last night with only 0-50kb/s download without making any real progress (woke up this morning to only 6% done), opened the ports on my router and instantly starting getting remote connections, (had 0) and am now up to 140kb/s. Pretty stable at 140kb/s, not blazing fast by any means, but i'm making resonable progress and am happy with that. Still don't like that they use such a large range for ports, but eh, I can deal with it.
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To get mine to work I had to do a bit more than what the OP said. A few people suggest enabling UPnP, but I DON'T suggest this as it opens your router/system up to attack (Essentially it allows the opening of ports as programs request it, and thus promotes minimal security). Now I download at 400+ kb/s. Here's what I did:

Go to My Documents>My Games>FFXIV Beta>Downloads>upnp_port_mapping.txt and open this file. In it, you'll see a few lines, mine is:

UPnP Mode: Auto
External Port: 55404
Add port mapping execute success
Add port mapping result failed: 10217> 10277


Now, based on this, you need to port forward port 55404 (Both), Ports 10217-10277 (Both). I also forwarded 443 (UDP) and 80 (UDP).

I also went a little deeper and used Microsoft Network Monitor 3.4 (google the name, you can DL it from microsoft's website) to see what ports the updater was actually using to download. This resulted in me ALSO forwarding ports 48000-63000 (TCP). In addition, I also disabled Windows firewall completely.

In summary, forwarding:
55404 (Both) *Different for each person*
10217-10277 (Both)
80 (UDP)
443 (UDP)
48000-63000 (TCP)
Turned off windows firewall completely.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask and I'll attempt to answer them. If you require information on how to forward ports, the posts before me have provided excellent guidelines for doing so.
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Maybe that's where I'm getting confused. I have an AT&T router and it doesn't have a gaming or port forwarding tab. I'll keep working on it. Thank you for your help . :)


I have AT&T Uverse with an AT&T router.
You will need the password to make changes to your router. On mine the default password is printed on a sticker on my router. One password is to log onto the network with a wireless adapter, the other is to actually log into the router config page. If you or a family member or someone has changed the default password, you will obviously need to get it.

1. Goto 192.168.1.254 in your web browser.

2. Your router will change your computer's internal IP address every so often. You need it to not do this if you want to forward ports to your computer. Select Settings > Lan > IP Address Allocation. Find your device, and from the Address Assignment combo box, select Private Fixed: 192.168.1.xxx. You can select any address from the list you wish, but don't select one that is already in use.

If you do not know which device is your computer, do the following:


Run cmd from the start menu run command and type ipconfig. Remember you local address. It will be something like
IPv4 Address...................: 192.168.1.100 or 192.168.1.64 etc. The important bit is the ending number; the first 3 octets will be 192.168.1. Keep in mind this is not a decimal system, so .1 .10 and .100 are NOT the same address.

On your router config page in your web browser select Lan > Settings > Status. Scroll down to the devices section and you will see the devices connected to your router and the (internal) IP address. The device with the same address as your computer is obviously the one you need.


3. Now that your internal IP address is static, you need to open ports in your router's firewall and forward them to your computer. Select Settings > Firewall > Applications, Pinholes, and DMZ.


4. Select Add a new user-defined application below the Application List list box.

5. Application Profile Name can be anything such as FFXIV Updater or whatever you want to call it. Leave TCP selected. In the Port (or range) text boxes enter (default FFXIV ports) From: 55296 To: 55296. If you have changed the port in the FFXIV Beta Test Config you need to use that port instead. Click the Add to List button.

Repeat step 6 this time selecting UDP instead of TCP. You can also add ports 443 and 80 UDP if you think it will help. When done, click the Back button.

6. Select your computer. This is an important easy to over-look step. If you don't first select your computer you will be forwarding ports to whatever device appears first in the list.

7. Select the user-defined application you just created in the Application List list box.

8. Click the Add button.

9. Click the Save button at the bottom of the page.

You are done and can close out your web browser at this point. If you have any questions, feel free to ask. Don't forget to run the patcher as admin if using Windows Vista or newer.

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Ok,

So i am currently trying to download update H2010.08.30.2000

Getting a max of 10 local connections with 0 remote connections and a max speed of 30kb/s

Im using a wireless connection with a Netgear DG843GU and do not know the correct way to configure the ports on this, its quite confusing, doesn't seem to be as straight forward as some other Router configuration controls.

Im using a Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100 AGN internal adapter.

My laptop is a Toshiba Satellite A300.

If anyone knows how to configure this type of router help would be greatly appreciated.

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Did all this, result is ALWAYS the same. O start off with 50kbp/s download, then when local connections hits 7 my upload goes to 50 and my download drops to 0. I gain and lose a few local connections after that and I have NEVER seen myself have even a single remote connection. I have forwarded and everything, tried every trick in the book, talked to tech support people it just wont do anything more than that.

5% per day is current rate, **** torrents they have never worked for me, can't they just give a ddl version too...
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Just my two penneth, but even with port forwarding (limited in my case, I can only port forward one at a time, if I add another it removes the last one), and all the other suggestions, my download never got above 50kb/s and always averaged about 3kb/s.

However as soon as I tried the torrent method I got to 450kb/s. Zooming. I think the people banned for using torrents were literally downloading the whole torrent from a torrent site instead of using the official client trackers? I don't see how else it could be discovered, considering there is no login used with the client.
#44 Aug 31 2010 at 8:47 AM Rating: Good
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Are you making sure to assign the open port profiles to your specific computer that you're using? If you have more than one in your network, you may be forwarding it to the default computer.
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#45 Aug 31 2010 at 8:59 AM Rating: Default
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I've setup all the forwards, tried using a different client *uTorrent, ports test as open but can't get anything better than 1-2k for two or three seconds every minute or so.

The only thing I have found to work is to place myself into the routers DMZ. Then the beta client down loader works at proper speeds and with that being the case no need to mess around with third party clients.

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**** torrents they have never worked for me, can't they just give a ddl version too...


IME (and everyone I know who I have discussed bittorrent and torrenting in general) bittorrent is the most unreliable and slowest p2p protocol ever invented. Everyone I personally know who uses it says the same thing, you can find anything available via torrent but start downloading weeks or so before you actually want/need it.





Edited, Aug 31st 2010 10:00am by windexy
#46 Aug 31 2010 at 9:02 AM Rating: Good
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GuardianFaith wrote:
Are you making sure to assign the open port profiles to your specific computer that you're using? If you have more than one in your network, you may be forwarding it to the default computer.


Are you asking me or the post above mine? If you were asking me, then yes- I'm not on a network and I set it to my given IP. I did notice improvements with port forwarding, but as I say they were pretty insubstantial.
#47 Aug 31 2010 at 9:05 AM Rating: Good
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(limited in my case, I can only port forward one at a time, if I add another it removes the last one),


If its a linksys you should update the firmware. There was some version of FW that would do this on quite a few of the "list" type pages.

IIRC the items were actually being saved but when it went to redisplay them they all got placed into the first list item.
#48 Aug 31 2010 at 9:06 AM Rating: Good
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I was having a very slow time at downloading.

I tried what the OP said, plus I opened port 80, enabled upnp and disabled my windows firewall. I restarted the FFXIV client. Now I am humming right along and downloading quickly. Thanks for the info.


*edit* I just disabled windows firewall and that made all the difference.

Edited, Aug 31st 2010 11:10am by Parsalyn
#49 Aug 31 2010 at 9:11 AM Rating: Good
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windexy wrote:
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(limited in my case, I can only port forward one at a time, if I add another it removes the last one),


If its a linksys you should update the firmware. There was some version of FW that would do this on quite a few of the "list" type pages.

IIRC the items were actually being saved but when it went to redisplay them they all got placed into the first list item.


Nah it's just a plain old Livebox, but cheers for the tip :)
#50 Aug 31 2010 at 9:33 AM Rating: Decent
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Okay did all the stuff but no improvements sadly.

anyone here to check if something is wrong with my "to port"?

http://img828.imageshack.us/img828/4061/toport.png
#51 Aug 31 2010 at 9:37 AM Rating: Default
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Okay did all the stuff but no improvements sadly.

anyone here to check if something is wrong with my "to port"?

http://img828.imageshack.us/img828/4061/toport.png

Not sure about that type of router its interface doesn't look familiar to me but you typically want a 1-1 mapping.

IE: (These are made up port numbers btw)
external port 55645 -> internal computer port 55645

or the range:
external 55645:55650 -> internal 55645->55650

instead of:
55645:55650 -> internal 80:85

Also it doesn't look like you've specified where those should forward too... your computer field is blank, you typically need to enter an address that will be capable of receiving the traffic on those ports.


Edited, Aug 31st 2010 10:37am by windexy

Edited, Aug 31st 2010 10:39am by windexy
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