Port Forwarding

Forum discussion tagged with Port Forwarding.
  1. edu92

    Question Port Forwarding issue ?

    Hello, I have opened several ports on my router for an online game, but it seems that they have not been opened, I have used several tools and websites to check if they were open and I get that they are all closed, I don't know what I am doing wrong. I would appreciate if anyone can help me...
  2. adrianxulo

    Question I have an open port but it appears as if it was closed ?

    I have contacted my internet company and they confirmed that the port that I have asked them to open is 100% open, but in my pc it still appears as Closed. They have told me that it's probably something that my pc is blocking the open port, i don't know what to do?
  3. jackie_is_confused

    Question Can't port-forward after changing routers?

    hemlo, am having a lotta trouble, i changed my router from a linksys to a netgear nighthawk earlier today and since then have not been able to get port 25565 back open, i have it set in my firewall to let it through and i set it up in my router settings so i have no idea what the issue is, i've...
  4. I

    Question Port Forwarding Issue

    Im trying to setup port forwarding for my server and it wont work Port Forwarding is turned on and it still shows the port is closed Can someone please Explain me why it isnt working??? My server is also running on my pc
  5. M

    Question Port forwarding not working unless firewall is disabled ?

    Port forward works fine when firewall is disabled. I have attempted to add rules to inbound AND outbound for the ports I want to open in windows firewall. I'm unsure what I am doing wrong with windows firewall and friends. If it is in question, I do have my own static public IP, router settings...
  6. velocci

    Question port forwarding not working

    Hi all, i'm having an issue with my port forwarding not working. here is my setup. I'm using Rogers Communications as my ISP. I have their modem in bridge mode so I can use my own Netgear router. I have port forwarding setup on my router. I'm not using a VPN. when I go to...
  7. W

    Question How to troubleshoot blocked ports

    I am trying to open some ports for a server to run from my PC - however it appears that all non-standard ports are being blocked. The host machine is running windows 11, I am testing with a basic python http server using the intended ports...
  8. Naggy10

    Question A person with yet another port forwarding issue

    Yeah I've been here for like an hour now scrolling through port forwarding issue threads and none of them have worked for me so far. Just for some context I am making a minecraft server and I have the port 25565 open on both and have shut off my firewall I also have made sure that my IP is...
  9. M

    Question Port Forward for Minecraft worked like 3 months ago but won't anymore ?

    From what I've seen all I know is that nothing will come up through wireshark and the sites I use to see my ip come up with my WAN IP but if I try using the WAN IP to run the server it won't even start. I'm using my preferred IPv4 that starts with a 10. and I cannot change this when I set up my...
  10. nubuntu20.04

    Question Port forwarding error

    Good time of day I'm here because of a problem I have a tp link wr841n with triolan as ISP and I wanted to open ports on my computer (windows 11) but I failed I looked on internet for guides and watched like 6-9 of them and spend 5 hours messing with it oh and also i need specific port 30814...
  11. narin131313

    Question Port forwarding causing network issues

    Hi. I am port forwarding for my plex server. I have a Centurylink C4000XG modem that I am plugging my PC into that is running the plex server. All other devices on the network (wired or wi-fi) are working it is only this PC that has the port forwarding that is having issues. I can reset DNS...
  12. Mali_Budo

    Question Cant forward any port from my Windows 10

    I've tried to port forward 27015 for my csgo server both udp and tcp, also tried my teamspeak server 9987 udp. and none of them couldn't get opened. I'm using Windows 10 with the latest updates and ethernet connection from my router which is called Ubee Wifi Modem. Everything is set in my router...
  13. Vuk_5002

    [SOLVED] Cannot open ports

    Hello I have a ZTE router and when I try to open port 25565 (for Minecraft) it works and when I try to see if the port is open (https://portchecker.co/check) it says its closed I tried: Allowing 25565 in Windows firewall Restarting the router Turning off firewall on Windows Turning off...
  14. 1

    Question Xfinity/Linksys not allowing me to port forward anymore?

    I know how to port forward, I have been doing so for years. A few months back, I bought a router from Linksys to act as an extension to the router I have on a separate floor, connected via ethernet. Port forwarding has worked fine for me except a few days ago, when suddenly it wasn't working. I...
  15. Bwj3

    [SOLVED] Router is only forwarding ports using TCP protocol, not UDP protocol ?

    So I think I've tried everything I can so far. Basically trying to forward ports 7777, 15777 and 15000 to setup a Satisfactory Dedicated Server. I am using a TP-Link Archer AX11000, and have a Public IP Address. I have Forwarded the Ports through the Router selecting 'All' as the protocol...
  16. l4whitney

    Question Game server port closes after specific local PC disconnects or server is restarted.

    I am currently running a Minecraft server for a few friends on a laptop connected to a TELUS Wi-Fi Hub. I have successfully configured it so that both local and global users can connect and everything works fine EXCEPT that when my roommate disconnects from the server or the server is restarted...
  17. P

    Question RAC2V1A - Port forwarding woes

    Hello. I'm having issues port forwarding a Spectrum router - specifically the RAC2V1A. As far as I'm aware the settings in the router are correct, the port I'm trying to forward is 10578. My question is has anyone here ever had issues port forwarding with this specific type of router and if so...
  18. undlien

    Question my port forwarding dont work

    i want to make a minecraft server, i know normaly how to do it, and have done it before hundreds of times, but now it wont work, i have a static ip adress on my computer, bridget my first router and port forwarded my static ip on the second router, the second router has the wifi network i use
  19. S

    [SOLVED] New router, port forwarding issues for games.

    Hi, I recently had to replace an older router and got the Asus RT-AX86U as a replacement because I heard it was good for gamers. Ever since changing over however, I haven't been able to open the ports for an Ark server I was hosting just prior to the switch, and have had to postpone my session...
  20. J

    Question Port Forwarding to Local Computer Through Router

    So I've got a Digi IX20 router here that is connected to a Linksys modem. Currently, I've got a direct ethernet connection coming from my laptop to the modem, and the modem also has a connection directly to another source(essentially a laptop - I've set up a port forward rule...
  21. Earo14

    Question Why doesnt my Port forwarding work?

    So im trying to port forward some ports for my nintendo switch but they are always closed and arent getting port forwarded. I have two routers my main router that gets the internet (Zyxel VMG8623-T50B) and a second router that is connected from the wan to the router (Tenda AC10u). I have tried...
  22. [C]oopeZz

    [SOLVED] Cannot open ports on my router

    Hello, Im trying to open ports on my router, TP-Link Archer VR400. The issue is that my public IP address indicating ALL ports closed, which is something I never experienced. Everything working fine, except Hamachi and stuff around hosting public Minecraft server. I tried open several ports, I...
  23. Bloodshot_pico

    [SOLVED] Unreachable Port

    I've been trying to setup a game server for the past few days using the port 25565, as many of you may know it's Minecraft. However when I run the server on the port 25565 I'm unable to connect to it. I'm using Ubuntu for my hosting machine, and I've triple checked my ufw rules for ports. I've...
  24. S

    [SOLVED] Some Port Forwarding Rules Work, Some don't

    Hi there, I am attempting to forward a port on my ASUS RT-AC68U. The router is configured in normal wireless router mode and handles DHCP for my network. It's connected to an AT&T provided PACE 5268AC which is configured to bridge mode, sending all traffic to the ASUS router. The ASUS router...
  25. GoldenCrepe

    [SOLVED] Port Forwarding Not Working On Google WiFi

    I've been attempting to set up a Minecraft server for me and my friends on an old laptop, and everything went great until the dreaded port forwarding. I think I've narrowed it down to be Google WiFi's fault. Here's what the situation is: The firewall is allowing JAVA and the port forwarding...
  26. BlueGuyTTV

    [SOLVED] I think i port forwarded the port 25565 so i can run the MC server, but when testing it says its closed. What do i do ?

    Hi, i have been dealing with a problem lately. I have got myself a TP-LINK Archer C80 and i bought it beacuse the settings seemed easy. They are, but not working? Let me show you my NAT port forward settings: Service name : HTTP IPv4 ADDRESS : External port: 25565 Internal port ...
  27. A

    [SOLVED] Port Forwarding not working on AC5400X router

    Hello, I have been trying to setup port forwarding for a Minecraft bedrock server (port 19132) on my AC5400 router. I have done all of the following in my attempts but have still had no success: -setup a static IP for my hosting device -set port forward rules for port 19132 to TCP and UDP on...
  28. woofer300

    [SOLVED] Why doesn't port-forwarding work ?

    Warning in advance - I am not very tech-savvy and might be doing some basic things wrong. Hello! I am trying to run an instance of Visual Studio Code in the browser using the open-source project code-server. For this, I am trying to port forward from private port 8080 on my Raspberry Pi 4 to my...
  29. Yaboy908

    [SOLVED] Port forwarding drops connection

    Good day all, need help urgent as other posts I have seen of this were from 2009, I’m hosting an MC server while I stream to twitch, it won’t be immediate but maybe like 30min after the server has been opened the internet connection to the PC drops, it is wired and the modem is a Huwaei if...
  30. T

    [SOLVED] Accessing Nextcloud instance

    For a brief outlook on my home network config please refer below: Primary Router ( ----------Windows Client ----------Secondary Router ( --------------------------------------------------Nextcloud instance on Ubuntu (
  31. I

    Question Port forwarding seems to be set up correctly, but port is still closed.

    I have port-forwarded before, and as far as I can tell, I have it set up correctly. However when I use https://portforward.com 's port checking utility, it is closed. My ip address is static, and I set a new inbound rule in my computer's firewall, but I see no difference. My router is an eero...
  32. VikkiVuk

    [SOLVED] Port forwarding wont work, i tried LITERALLY everything

    I want to forward the port 25565 for my minecraft server, and I can't seem to do that. Things I've tried to do: Windows Firewall is off Windows Defender is off Modem firewall is off No other virus/firewall software My IP is static My Wan-IP is static Tried looking through the WHOLE internet...
  33. Rian_lad

    [SOLVED] How do I use port triggering on a TP Link MR6400

    Hello everyone! I've been looking all over and cannot for the life of me understand how to use port triggering/forwarding. I have contacted the live chat of TP-Link and they were not helpful at all. So I've turned to you guys, please give me the energy to complete this task haha! So to the...
  34. T

    [SOLVED] Port Forwarding help

    My goal is simply to forward port 25565 and I can't seem to do that. Things I've tried/info: Windows Firewall is off Windows Defender is off Router firewall is off No other virus/firewall software My modem is simple. No settings. No router like features My IP is static My Wan-IP is static...
  35. D

    [SOLVED] Difficulty with Minecraft Server

    This is another "cant' set up a Minecraft server" post ... Hoping someone will be able to help. The short version is that the server works on my computer, but not his. Both of our computers are hardwired directly to the ASUS RT-AC86U router via ethernet cable. His local IP address is...
  36. G

    [SOLVED] Every port checker says my port is closed, but utorrent says it's open. So which is it??

    I've been through a lot of research for days to get my port to open for better uploading with utorrent, and it finally says it's open, but actually not much upload is going on, and when I check the port with portforward.com's port checker, (and others) it says that it's closed or not reachable...
  37. Arkaius

    [SOLVED] Need Help With Port Forwarding

    I think I did everything right, but the port is still closed. Please help.
  38. I

    [SOLVED] How do i fix "The internet gateway did not accept your changes." ? URGENT

    So I'm trying to port forward with my ASUS GT-AX11000. It's not working so I am using the router properties on my Windows 10 PC. (If you want to know why, read below)* Anyways, out of nowhere all my ports were removed and It's now giving me this error. View: https://imgur.com/Cx21EPT I just...
  39. Adam B

    [SOLVED] Port Forwarding - Modem / Router not playing nice, or am I missing something?

    Hello! I'm trying to use my computer to host a centralized version control server for a team coding project, and so far everything is seemingly set up correctly in terms of the server, and the client sides -- except that the TCP connection fails due to an issue with my port 1666, which the...
  40. A

    [SOLVED] Port remains "filtered" after port forwarding

    Hello, I don't typically make my own posts, generally gleaning what I need from other topics, etc. So if there's something I've improperly formatted or posted in the wrong place, please let me know & I'll try to fix it. So, I've been trying to start up a Minecraft server for my friends & me...