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Do routers block TCP clients ? , Is skype not using a TCP client socket ?

Does skype use a TCP client ? ,IF skype not use tcp client, then how Skype connect to each other ?

When TCP Listener is available on internet, Does TCP clients get blocked when try to connect to TCP Socket server becasue of client machine is connected to a router
Posted 29-Apr-13 6:10am
Updated 29-Apr-13 6:12am
Prasad Khandekar 29-Apr-13 14:06pm
It depends upon the router itself. Generally the traffic is blocked using a firewall software, but routers can also have firewall built into it. You might find this article ( interesting. TCP/IP is a base protocol almost used by every networking application & that includes Skype as well. Most of the other protocols ride on top of TCP/IP.

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