WAN Issue

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Jul 25th, 2008

I am having a serious issue with my WAN router. I have an outlook webserver that has both private and public address.

Here is the connection:

webserver------>switch------>router----->internet

The private address is what LAN user use to access the webserver while anybody on the internet use the public address.

The issue am having is that I can send mail from my LAN to the internet using this webserver but i don`t get to receive mails.

I did a test and sent mail from my webserver which is [email protected] to my hotmail which is [email protected] and verse versal but to my surprise i checked both mails, in my hotmail i got the mail "[email protected] subject test but i didn`t get the mail I sent from hotmail to [email protected]

Where did i get it wrong, can someone please help me.

Thanks.

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hasnain321 Fri, 07/25/2008 - 06:45

Are you able to ping the web server from outside and try to telnet to port 25 from outside to your web server. This will test the connectivity. I guess the problem you are telling is most probably with your Server setting rather than WAN router configuration.

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