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UPNP, What is it, and do i need it??

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I just got a new internet service and connected my ps3 to it and it says UPNP is unavailable??  What does it do and do i really need it?  I seem to be streaming fine, from my computer to the ps3 thru this router/modem.

If anyone needs help, with something they are going thru? Im here to talk, I suffered severe SAD, severe Anxiety and severe Depression, luekemia, blood clots, foot ulcers from bad circulation, insomnia, amongst alot of other things. I thought I was gay, murderer, childmolester, transgender even thought I was the bad guy himself. Not judging any but knew I wasnt any them before and dont want to be. Just let me know, some i believe are severly wrong and will get you threw in jail as should, if you act on them. Im getting better. This wasnt sweet lies, like hey that hot woman likes you. Like they used to be. These was bad lies considering I wasnt none them before and dont want to be.
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Re: UPNP, What is it, and do i need it??

Dec 20, 2012

¤ Short for Universal Plug and Play, a networking architecture that provides compatibility among networking equipment

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Re: UPNP, What is it, and do i need it??

Dec 20, 2012

Do i need it to say its available if everything seems to work proper?

If anyone needs help, with something they are going thru? Im here to talk, I suffered severe SAD, severe Anxiety and severe Depression, luekemia, blood clots, foot ulcers from bad circulation, insomnia, amongst alot of other things. I thought I was gay, murderer, childmolester, transgender even thought I was the bad guy himself. Not judging any but knew I wasnt any them before and dont want to be. Just let me know, some i believe are severly wrong and will get you threw in jail as should, if you act on them. Im getting better. This wasnt sweet lies, like hey that hot woman likes you. Like they used to be. These was bad lies considering I wasnt none them before and dont want to be.
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Re: UPNP, What is it, and do i need it??

Dec 20, 2012

¤ No, if everythings working properly for what you use it for then I wouldn't worry about it.

 

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UPNP = Auto-Port Forward

 

It's a set of instructions that the Ps3 sends to the Router, then the router forwards the requested ports to the PS3. Note that this doesn't work all the time, other devices and apps on your PC may send UPNP requests that take away the needed ports from your PS3.

 

If you have NAT Type 2, or manually forwarded your ports, or manually DMZ'd your PS3, you don't need this.

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can you give me some examples of what may use upnp?

If anyone needs help, with something they are going thru? Im here to talk, I suffered severe SAD, severe Anxiety and severe Depression, luekemia, blood clots, foot ulcers from bad circulation, insomnia, amongst alot of other things. I thought I was gay, murderer, childmolester, transgender even thought I was the bad guy himself. Not judging any but knew I wasnt any them before and dont want to be. Just let me know, some i believe are severly wrong and will get you threw in jail as should, if you act on them. Im getting better. This wasnt sweet lies, like hey that hot woman likes you. Like they used to be. These was bad lies considering I wasnt none them before and dont want to be.
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