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I have a web server running on my laptop. No problem accessing it within the network in my home by a local ip (e.g 10.0.0.3) or by the laptop name.

However, from the outside it can not be reached (by ip, I didnt purchase a domain yet).

The webserver runs on port 8888.

In the router (D-Link DSL-2760U/E1) : 1.I've configured DHCP settings to my local address by its MAC address. 2.I've opened port 8888 and used http://www.canyouseeme.org/ to verify it is open.

Anyidea what am I missing or which tools can aid me?

Thanks, Omer.

According to http://www.yougetsignal.com/ the port is opened.

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Just a shot in the dark but did your redirect the 8888 to the right internal ip? Also, did you also use port 8888 to reach it internally, like http://10.0.0.3:8888 (and that works) ? –  Rik Oct 10 '13 at 10:28
    
yes and yes. 10.0.0.3:8888 works fine –  omer bach Oct 10 '13 at 10:29
    
The full address i'm trying from outside is : 76.176.191.45:8888/debts which doesn't work while the following does: 10.0.0.3:8888/debts –  omer bach Oct 10 '13 at 10:31
    
Could you (from the outside) do a telnet your_public_ip 8888 and type something and then enter. Do you get something back? Or does telnet timeout? –  Rik Oct 10 '13 at 10:32
    
According to yougetsignal port 8888 is closed on 76.176.191.45. Are you sure canyouseeme states it as open? –  Rik Oct 10 '13 at 10:34

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