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:  Your modem settings may appear slightly different from the images below, but the steps will be the same.

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.
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