Right click the PokerStars.exe and choose “Properties”. Go to the Compatibility Tab and select “Run this program as an Administrator”. If this option is greyed out it is because the UAC is disabled and you are already running as admin so there is no need to change anything.
Having trouble downloading our software? Check out the comprehensive Download FAQ and get answers to any questions you might have.Software Frequently Asked Questions Installation:. How do I configure my firewall to allow the software to access the internet? Disconnections while playing: While playing on your site I often get timed out, suffer from lags, or disconnect from the games. I can surf the web and have no issues with other sites when these problems occur. What is wrong with your servers? Do you have a question.PokerStars School has made a substantial investment in its server, database, backup, firewall and encryption technologies, deployed in the form of state-of-the-art security architecture, to protect the information collected by PokerStars School.
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If you have a firewall or similar software installed, make sure it is configured correctly to allow our software to access the internet. Contact Support. If the problem continues after following these steps, send us the below information via our Contact Support form and we'll see what we can do.Read More
If your Smart Firewall has set the Access of any of these executables to Block (i.e., Norton has given one or more PokerStars files a poor trust rating and considers them unsafe), post back and we can provide instructions on how to use the VirusTotal site to submit the blocked file(s) for further analysis.-----.Read More
A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named PokerStars.exe.Read More
Had to uninstall FIS 2012 to run Pokerstars update. Turning everything off in FIS 2012 does not have any effect. Can run Pokerstars client though. I used FIS 2011 before and it didn't have this problem.Read More
Issues downloading software for Windows or Mac. If you're unable to download our software, try the following: Use a different web browser (Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, etc.) to try to download the installation file. Clear your cache and Temporary Internet Files, instructions on how to do this can be found in this WikiHow article. Close your download manager software (if you have.Read More
The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 24.21 MB (25,383,559 bytes).Read More
Put a PokerStars program into the exceptions of Windows Firewall and of your antivirus program (if you have one). Clearing the cache. The cache needs to be cleaned both in the browser and on the computer.Read More
There are several different firewalls which are known to cause problems with PokerTracker 4 and PostgreSQL. If you are experiencing registration problems or PostgreSQL connectivity issues, please follow the instructions for your firewall below. PokerTracker 4 automatically connects to a registration server periodically to validate and update your registration information. PostgreSQL is the.Read More
Open the firewall control panel (often you double-click the firewall icon near the Windows system clock or locate under the Start menu). Click on the Programs tab (or otherwise locate the program list). You will find the following items in the program list.Read More