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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Port_forwarding

In computer networking, port forwarding or port mapping is an application of network address translation (NAT) that redirects a communication request from one address and port number combination to another while the packets are traversing a network gateway, such as a router or firewall.

kb.netgear.com/20917/What-is-port-forwarding

By default, the firewall of a NETGEAR router blocks all connection attempts by ... You create port forwarding rules that look into the header of each inbound ...

www.pcworld.com/article/244314/how_to_forward_ports_on_your_router.html

Nov 28, 2011 ... Your router can sometimes get in the way of your favorite multiplayer games or chat programs by inadvertently shuttering certain network ports.

www.howtogeek.com/66214/how-to-forward-ports-on-your-router

Nov 2, 2016 ... Although modern routers handle most functions automatically, some applications will require you to manually forward a port to that application ...

portforward.com/help/portforwarding.htm

If you are new to networking, there are some basics you should understand before you can fully grasp the concept of port forwarding. Don't worry, we'll take it  ...

www.wikihow.com/Set-Up-Port-Forwarding-on-a-Router

Port forwarding opens certain ports on your home or small business network, usually blocked from access by your router, to the Internet. Opening specific ports  ...

portforward.com/router.htm

Opening a port on your router is the same thing as a creating a Port Forward. These open ports allow connections through your firewall to your home network.

www.yougetsignal.com/tools/open-ports

The port forwarding tester is a utility used to identify your external IP address and detect open ports on your connection. This tool is useful for finding out if your ...

superuser.com/questions/284051/what-is-port-forwarding-and-what-is-it-used-for

The Basics. To really explain port forwarding, you first need to understand a little more about what your router does. Your internet service provider ...

www.noip.com/support/knowledgebase/general-port-forwarding-guide

This guide is a port forwarding how to for the very beginner. Follow the steps ... Step 1: Login to your router via the default gateway address. Step 2: Enter your ...