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Allowing Windows 7 Remote assistance

Hi all,

I would like to know , how can i allow the Windows 7 Remote assistance in firewall.

Our scenerio is that we are using the ASA 5510 between two sites and after firewall dployment , our helpdesk staff is unable to use remote assistance between sites.

I have allowed the RDP and TCP 135 as mentioned in many website but still windows remote assistance is nbot working , any recommendations .


Looking forward for your support



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Hi Guys , Can you run a

Hi Guys ,


Can you run a packet tracer on the ASA


And check if the ASA drops the package.


Also some captures will be helpful.


Regards ,

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It is very difficult to get

It is very difficult to get the exact destination post as it is higher than 1024

As MS Remote assistance also use MS RPC ( using higher ports in 5000-6000) range.

Any ideas guys how to handle this in ASA


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We are also experiencing the

We are also experiencing the same issue on Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 Enterprise.


Have you managed to resolve this?

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