TechSpot

  1. TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Ask a question and give support. Join the community here.
    TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users.
    Ask a question and give support.
    Join the community here, it only takes a minute.
    Dismiss Notice

Windows Firell/ICS

By emoneys391
Jan 30, 2008
  1. I want to connect my xbox 360 to my computer, but it keeps saying that the ports cannot be opened. ive tried numerous times to open up my windows firewall but i keep getting an error stating "The dependency service does not exist or has been marked for deletion" Can somebody please help me?
     
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,662   +671

    Windows FW has dependencies:
    1. Network Connections
    2. Windows Management Instrumentation
    3. and both require Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
    use cp->Admin Tools->Services and make sure ALL are running.

    Once your FW starts, you can allow the ports required
     
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...