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Old Jan 30, 2008, 10:04 PM   #1
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Skype - What should I set the Port to?

What should I set the "Incoming connection port" to in Skype for best results and maximum security? Thanks.
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Doesn't Skype just pick a random port (~5####) to begin with?
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Doesn't Skype just pick a random port (~5####) to begin with?
For some reason it made me change it and I don't know what I should change it to.
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For some reason it made me change it and I don't know what I should change it to.
Pick a number between 50000 and 55000. That's the range it seems to use anyways.
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