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I currently setup a port in my router. Port Number is 2300 and I wanted to share a site on my WAMP server. I know how to setup port forwarding so that can't be the issue. But when I go to {My-IP}:2300 I just get "Oops! Google Chrome could not connect to {MY-IP}:2300". I changed Listen 80 to Listen 2300 in the Apache httpd.conf file. I used a port checker to see if my port goes through and it did, so the port seems to be working for the port checker, but not for me.

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closed as off topic by Ward, voretaq7 Nov 15 '12 at 6:33

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What about TCP connections ? –  Mathias R. Jessen Jul 17 '12 at 1:20
    
I only set it up with udp –  Shawn31313 Jul 17 '12 at 8:41
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Are you testing this from inside your own network? If so, then you'd need a router that supports hairpin routing (which most consumer-grade "routers" don't support).

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