Port forwarding is the act of using redirecting one port to another, commonly used to access a computer from behind a firewall with NAT.

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OpenVPN won't connect from remote location

I set up OpenVPN on a linux machine in my basement. I'm able to connect from my Windows 8.1 machine without an issue when I'm connected to the local network. In this instance, I set the config file ...
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Chrome ssh tunnel forwarding

I am first logging into an ssh server. Then I am trying to use Chrome for ssh tunnel forwarding. Is there a gui way of doing this? I can do this in Firefox's gui in like 10 seconds so I would thing ...
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Swisscom router, getting invalid port forwarding entries

So I have a swisscom router at home (not sure which model). Behind the router I got my homeserver which runs some services like teamspeak, ... I noticed inside the router settings page that there are ...
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Accessing forwarded VM ports from other computers on local network

I'm working on a Windows 8.1 machine, running Debian in VirtualBox. I have an Apache server on the Debian VM, with a web site on port 80. localhost:80 on the VM works for accessing the site. I have ...
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Disable/forward ping on router

I'm trying to ping my computer from an external device but it's is behind a router which answers the requests. The router is a TP-Link WR841N running OpenWRT 12.09. I'm guessing I'll have to use ...
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Apache server not accessible over Internet:

I am trying to access my web server (Debian, running Apache 2.2.22) from outside my LAN but the web browser says "This webpage is not available" when I type a.b.c.d:8080 in my URL bar (a.b.c.d is my ...
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How to access local IP with Public IP

I was accessing my router remotely with port 80 and my local server with port 8080 but I did mistake and configured my local server with port 80. Now I am unable to change local server port remotely ...
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Remote access over internet via third party application [closed]

I have a wireless IP camera (D-link DCS-932L) at home that I connect wirelessly to my WiFi router by storing my Wifi SSID and password into it. I can access the camera through my phone via a ...
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MOSH into bastion server, SSH into internal hosts

I have ssh configured to automatically forward through the bastion host: Host bastion_host HostName bastion.example.com Host internal_host ProxyCommand ssh -q bastion_host nc -q0 ...
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Can only connect to uTorrent WebUI when on local network

My port forwarding is all set up, I can connect to WebUI hosted from my laptop with my phone but only with my LAN IP when I'm on the same network. When I try to use the public one (WAN), I can't get ...
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Effect of router being bridged

I have a Comcast modem with an embedded WiFi router. I didn't wish to use their WiFi router, and had them "bridge" the device. Downstream, I have a Netgear router, and I am using port forwarding to ...
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How to relay broadcast traffic using ncat?

I have 2 servers, 192.168.1.1 and 192.168.2.1. I want to relay any broadcast traffic (192.168.2.255) through 192.168.2.1 to 192.168.1.1. Here's what I'm doing to relay port 137 traffic, and it seems ...
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Point an internal IP address to an external URL

Is it possible to set a router up so a machine in the LAN can access an Internet URL using an internal IP address? I have a cheap DVR box that can save recorded videos to a FTP server, but only ...
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Port forwarding on Linux

I am trying to get a port forwarded on my Linux machine, and I think I do everything right, but it doesn't work. The iptables-save command on the server looks like this: [root@wcs ~]# iptables-save ...
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DD-WRT goes to Web GUI on port 80

I just upgraded my router to DD-WRT v24-sp2 (05/12/14), and I'm trying to configure port forwarding. I opened port 80 to go to a server, but whenever I connect from the outside world, I get timed out. ...
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Forward port 8888

I am on Linux ubuntu 12.04. I have internet connection on this system using WIFI. I was wondering if it is possible to share my laptop port 8888 over wifi, so other devices on the same wifi ...
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Can someone set me straight on SSH into my personal computer?

I have opened port 22 on my router (using the Belkin GUI) and it forwards to the ip of my computer (the one that is 192.xxx..x.x) and I have sshd listening on port 22. I can ssh in from within my ...
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Port forwarding Actiontec GT784WN with CenturyLink static IP

We have a static IP through CenturyLink and are connecting to the internet just fine with our Actiontec GT784WN. We have installed a device that needs port forwarding. I've gone to the Advanced Setup ...
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WAN address/port port-forwarded to internal server IP which translates address and port to destination device

Okay, I am not sure how to explain this but.. I want to be able to connect to multiple devices using their pre-configured port mappings for different resources on each device. e.g. connecting to ...
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DVR port forwarding won't work

I have a DVR device and I like to watch the cameras from outside of my house, I tried to use port forwarding to do that but although I forwarded the ports I couldn't watch the cameras. In my DVR's ...
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ssh port-forwarding and remote bind failure: ExitOnForwardFailure not working?

I have two FreeBSD 9 hosts and I want to maintain a tunnel to reach firewalled host R from a high port on cloud host C. ssh -y -i tunnel_id_rsa -o ConnectTimeout=60 -o ServerAliveInterval=20 -o ...
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VirtualBox NAT port forwarding configuration (<1024)

I'd like to forward requests from 127.0.0.1:80 to a guest OS in VirtualBox VM (CentOS 7) - 10.0.2.15:8080. Is that possible? If I forward 127.0.0.1:9090 everything works fine, but as soon as I ...
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Mac port issue with Nginx and Tomcat

Configured Nginx to interact with Tomcat on port 9090 on mac. This configuration works when querying on localhost. Fails to work when connecting from outside, until firewall is disabled. I have ...
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Restrict access to port forwarding in ssh

Is there a way to restrict access a local port I opened so that only one IP or a range of IPs could access? Example: ssh IP -L 0.0.0.0:25:DESTINATION:25 I opened my local port 25 to another place, ...
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iptables and router port forwarding

I need to access my home computer remotely using ssh. I have port forwarding set up on my router to send me to the appropriate computer on the local network. I have it working but viewing my home ...
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Private networks and port forwarding with Virtualbox not working together

I have two virtual machines inside a Windows host. I would like to setup a virtual network (not bridged) such that both machines are able to communicate with each other. In addition one of the host ...
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UPnP Port Forwarding For Specific Program

Is there a way to only allow specific programs to use UPnP? That way only programs I trust would be able to open ports to the internet.
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Port Forwarding multiple Xbox

Scenario is; 5 Xbox 360 console. Connected to a router, connected to a modem/router. Even if it is 3, same scenario. Wanting to open ports for Xbox Live(I know what ports), when I set up port ...
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how do I do port forwarding on WBR-3407a?

I am attempting to establish a connection between two computers using MSDN codes: Client code: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms737591(v=vs.85).aspx Server code: ...
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Client-Server connection over internet with both client and server behind a router

I'm attempting to establish a connection between two computers over the internet using winsocket2 library. Both the client and the server are behind a router. What do I need for the connection to ...
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Can not access localhost by external ip

I know there are various documents available on web giving the steps to do this but I am not able to fix the problem -- I have an angularjs project which is running on localhost (and os is ubuntu ...
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Port Forwarding How to access from external ip

I can access the home page of the router on port 80. I have the server listening on 8080. I am able to use the http://www.canyouseeme.org/ to see the ip and port and another web site which pings to ...
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Port Forwarding on Router via SSH

I want to forward 3 ports on my router to a machine with a local IP of 192.168.0.14, via SSH (in the Mac OS X Terminal). If I were to do it manually from my router's preference page it would look like ...
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PPTP does not work externally

I have a PPTP server that I can connect to using its LAN IP, but not using the external IP. My router is set up to forward PPTP to the correct machine and the server can access the internet. However, ...
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Portforwarding Combine Several Ports

Hi I got a Raspberry Pi at A.A.A.B in my local network and I have set up a DMZ on my router so that any incoming traffic that comes to my router gets redirected to my raspberry pi wich I can connect ...
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How can I use Android “remotes” when outside of my home network when using a VPN?

I recently downloaded Transdroid (Transdrone) and started using it. It is an app that allows me to operate Transmission on my desktop from my phone. I was able to get it to connect properly while ...
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Why must we supply a port number in addition to an IP when sending a request?

I have a decent understanding of the practical use of ports and how they work. However, I have a few questions I would like to clear up. What happens if we send a request without specifying a port ...
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How do I open Google Hangouts ports on my home router?

I found this article to optimize Hangounts: https://support.google.com/a/answer/1279090?hl=en I'm supposed to open up a UDP port range for best results. I have a Linksys E3200 router which has a port ...
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Port Forwarding Issue

I am confused over some issues with ports and port forwardings. I have my own small datacenter running from my home. I have multiple web servers exchange server and all. I have setup port ...
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When I ssh just using the IP address, it port forwards directly to a specific computer

well, I have 5 computers and today, I set up ssh. I used port forwarding to lead to my 192.168.1.10 xbuntu. I have 4 other computers on the network However if I were to just ssh to my public IP that ...
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Forward traffic from specific ip addresses to another port iptables

I can't figure out the syntax to forward TCP traffic from specific ip addresses to another port using ip tables. Lets say I want any TCP traffic from 1.2.3.4 to port 80 to be forwarded to port 81. ...
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Port forwarding not working ( for Web server )

In our company's client site they have a beetel ADSL modem. The client was running a web server. The router's LAN is in 192.168.17.x series ip. Server is on 192.168.17.120 (static ip only). Now the ...
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NAT and UDP replies by default

If I send UDP packets from Machine A with local port M behind a NAT to Machine B's port N, where Machine B is outside the NAT (elsewhere on the Internet), can I reasonably expect that NAT would pass ...
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Extend wireless network with 2nd router, then do port forwarding

I have 2 WiFi routers, the main one is also a modem. I'd like to extend the range of the main WiFi with the second router and do port forwarding as I have connected a computer to the 2nd router via a ...
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How i open a port (port forward) on this specific router

http://gyazo.com/86e63e79d11835ec9ab71e0b8680cc8d here is a pic of how my router looks like i cant find it in this one. I know how to open ports on my other routers. Please help Model:Home Station ...
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Port Forwarding to make my localhost available for everyone

I have installed Apache web server on my local linux machine. Now, I followed the steps described here to do port forwarding.. I wanted my localhost to be accessible from outer web too. Now, I am ...
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Port-forwarding in router ZTE ZXHN F660: hidden settings

In my company, we have a ZTE ZXHN F660 router, and we need to do a port-forwarding to access a DB allocated in one of our machines through public IP. We have login into router admin page (visit ...
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Port forwarding remote traffic through physical router to go through pfsense VM, then to centos VM web server

I hope this makes sense, I'm completely self taught and planning on going for formal instruction. As I understand this is possible, however I haven't been able to find definitive answers to my ...
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How to configure SSH tunnel with same intermediate/end server?

I have read this question on SuperUser and the SSH section of the Debian handbook, and I am trying to do something similar. But there is a slight complication in that I really only have two servers in ...
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Forwarding internet using a raspberry pi (eth0 and eth1)

So I have my raspberry pi connected to the internet via my iPhone (tethering via USB), and it all works fine, the connection is setup on eth1. The problem I have is I cannot manage to forward my ...