Connection problems with Steam/CSS

By Corath
Feb 13, 2007
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  1. I can refresh server lists and all, but when ever i try joining a game it says "server is not responding" and after that my connection is down so i cant browse or play WOW before i reset my router.. its a Zyxel prestige 2000 series btw.

    hope you guys can help me here..
  2. Chronikk

    Chronikk Newcomer, in training

    I am having the same problem, I can get in-game for a few seconds then it displays "connection problem" in the top right hand corner of my screen and 9/10 times my internet connection goes down....I am using BT Home Hub connected wirelessly if that is any help, I think it is my wireless connection but i don't know how to solve it =[
  3. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,348   +300

    did you set the port forwards as requied?
    Steam-1 27000-27015 your-client-ip-address
    Steam-2 27020-27050 your-client-ip-address​
  4. Chronikk

    Chronikk Newcomer, in training

    Hmmm

    I didnt change any ports however I did a steam test and it said that my ports were ok, how would I go about changing these ports if it was required? I really appreciate your help =]
  5. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,348   +300

    you need to review the firewall documentation for specific syntax,
    but the concept is shown in the last post, steam-1/2 are just lables for
    readability and you're forwarding a range of ports using xxx-yyy
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