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post May 16 2018, 01:10 AM
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I used to be able to use mobile tethering to connect, now it's unable to connect to login server.

Internet is connected, no issues with my end. Is there any way to fix this?

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post May 16 2018, 02:44 PM
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I'm able to USB and Wi-Fi tether using a OnePlus 3 on Windows 10.

Maybe try rebooting your pc.

Also I know a big windows update went out the other day, so it might have your tether set as "public network" instead of private, which will cause the windows firewall to be a bit more restrictive.

Right Click on the network icon in the bottom right and click "Open Network & Internet Settings" Click on your Tethered adapter, and then make sure it's set to private.
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post May 18 2018, 06:55 AM
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I will try that out.

Thanks for the help!
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post May 19 2018, 09:22 PM
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I tried those steps out, still no luck on my end.

By private you mean "home'?

I allowed windows firewall to permit pixel mine launcher, both on private and public check boxes.

I am running windows 7 on this laptop.

Thanks for the help though, appreciate it.
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post May 19 2018, 09:52 PM
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The only thing else I can think of is to open internet explorer (must be this browser, do NOT use chrome or firefox).

Try to go to these urls:

http://216.117.136.193/ (Should give you an HTTP 400 error in the top right)
http://50.62.242.1/ (Should say "pageok")

These are the two servers the launcher uses, and the launcher depends on Internet Explorer.

Sometimes the browser will be set to "offline" mode. The option used to be in "File" and you'd just need to uncheck "Go Offline".
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post May 29 2018, 08:46 AM
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I spoke to Dant about this and tried some stuff. We got telnet installed and telnetted to 216.117.136.191 26100 which I figure is the game server. We both get random chars back so that port is open and working.

What is the 50 network address - p3nlhg1012c2012.shr.prod.phx3.secureserver.net? Looks like that class A isn't even assigned to anyone.
There's nothing open to that address when I'm playing the game.

I can't see it being an explorer issues as i know he uses that laptop fine with a wired connection.
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post May 29 2018, 01:58 PM
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The two IP's I provided are what the launcher connects to, since the issue is with logging in. Since it's the launcher and everything it touches is a web resource, I provided links instead of using telnet.

GoDaddy owns 50.62.0.0/15 for it's VPS business.

You can see those IPs using the network tab in the windows resource monitor.

Internet Explorer does crazy things, and I mention it because at least 50 times I've seen Internet Explorer in offline mode causing the launcher to freak out even though Firefox and/or Chrome.
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