Just wanted to report that after having connection problems caused by ZA 6.0 free as well as several of my friends, I took advice here and tried version 5.5 but that didn't solve the problem. I'm back to using Windows Firewall temporarily unil Road Runner and ZA resolve their problem. In the previous thread I advised that when friends called Road Runner they were told it was Zone Alarm and to turn it off. I emailed Road Runner and they replyed that they would try to resolve the issue.
Everything I've read on this indicates that people with dial up don't have the problem and many on cable don't have the problem. It is selective. Just wanted to give this feedback.
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