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How to setup Port Forwarding on a Linksys E2000 Wireless N Router

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    Applications and Gaming > Port Range Forwarding

    The Port Range Forwarding screen allows you to set up public services on your network, such as web servers, ftp servers, e-mail servers, or other specialized Internet applications. Specialized Internet applications are any applications that use Internet access to perform functions such as videoconferencing or online gaming. Some Internet applications may not require any forwarding.)

    When users send these types of requests to your network via the Internet, the Router will forward those requests to the appropriate computers (also called servers). Before using forwarding, you should assign static IP addresses to the designated servers.

    Port Range Forwarding

    For each entry, complete the following.

    Application Name Enter the name you wish to give the application. Each name can be up to 12 characters.

    Start~End Port Enter the number or range of port(s) used by the server or Internet applications. Check with the Internet application documentation for more information.

    Protocol Select the protocol(s) used for this application, TCP, UDP, or Both.

    To IP Address Enter the IP address of the computer running the specific application. If you assigned a static IP address to the computer, then you can look up its static IP address.

    Enabled Select Enabled to enable port forwarding.

    Click Save Settings to apply your changes, or click Cancel Changes to clear your changes.

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