What is the difference between “Direct connection” and “VPN connection”?

To exchange files with your contacts, GigaTribe uses either Direct connection or VPN connection. You may select your connection mode in the Options menu, under the network tab: Select the Network tab, then check/uncheck the checkbox “Always check that the port is opened”:– If “Always check that the port is opened” is checked: GigaTribe will … Read more What is the difference between “Direct connection” and “VPN connection”?

How can I use GigaTribe in direct connection mode?

GigaTribe will run in direct connection mode only if your computer can receive incoming TCP connections from the Internet. Incoming connections can be blocked at the following levels: RouterYou must modify your router settings so that your router accepts incoming TCP connections from port 3728 to the computer running GigaTribe.Configuration example:Public Port from: 3728 to … Read more How can I use GigaTribe in direct connection mode?

How can I use Direct connection on two PCs in my local network?

To use GigaTribe in direct connection mode with two computers of the same local network, you must create two separate users.Each computers has its own local IP address and will use a distinct TCP port. Example : PC1: local IP =192.168.0.10PC1: TCP Port used for redirection = 3728.PC2: local IP =192.168.0.20;PC2: TCP Port used for redirection … Read more How can I use Direct connection on two PCs in my local network?

I was able to Direct connect before, but now I can’t.

If you can’t connect after a GigaTribe update. GigaTribe has been blocked by a firewall or a router that authorized the previous version. You may briefly disable your firewall or your router to identify which one is responsible and then configure it properly. Most of the time, your computer’s local IP has changed and is … Read more I was able to Direct connect before, but now I can’t.