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Cannot play wizard 101

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Survivor
Jun 30, 2009
34
Can someone help me with this problem? Whenever I try to play it says
that it was unable to connect to the internet,when the internet is working just fine.I checked and there is nothing blocking the game. This has been happening for two days now! What do i do? :(

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Survivor
May 19, 2010
43
I had the same issue when I first started playing. I contacted Tech support and was told to disable all firewalls, antivirus firewalls (game mode works well), and any and all programs that lock out websites like netnanny. It allows them to track and find out those that use outside hacking programs and bots.

I agree with that since the windows firewall is nothing more than a joke (i never use it) and it keeps the really bad cheaters out of the game unlike alot of other mmorpgs.

Defender
Jun 03, 2009
103
I have differing issue getting IN the game it just says loading for more then 10 minutes UGH but yes had your problem to that was the my date on computer was not correct so check on that and try again due to shutting down in a non safe mode it can cause that problem. Good luck