How to set up port forwarding on your modem

Port forwarding allows you to enter ports or port ranges to enable forwarding of internet applications from your modem to a device connected to your network.

NOTE:  Depending on your model, your modem's user interface may appear slightly different from the images below.

5. Select "Port Forwarding" in the left sidebar. 

Port Forwarding Step 5

6.  Follow the steps to edit the Port Forwarding settings.

 

  • Step 1:  Designate the device you want to forward to, either by selecting from the dropdown or entering the device's IP adress.

 

  • Step 2:  Enter the LAN port information (starting and ending port).

 

  • Step 3:  Select the correct protocol.

 

  • Step 4:  Choose "All IP Addresses" or define a specific IP address. You can review and remove entries from the Port Forwarding List at the bottom.

 

  • Step 5:  When you're finished adding or removing entries, click "Apply" to save your changes.
Port Forwarding Step 6

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