Notes on configuring dynamic RPC ports
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On Windows Server 2008 the default range of dynamic RPC ports is TCP 49152 through 65535. For information on how to configure dynamic RPC ports see the following Microsoft article:
Windows versions earlier than Windows Server 2008 used a default port range of 1025 through 5000 for dynamic RPC.
On Windows Server 2008 you can configure the Windows firewall so that it opens RPC ports dynamically. If you do this there is no need to open a port range for dynamic RPC.
The following Microsoft article discusses how to configure dynamic RPC ports:
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