Belkin F9K1103 Port Forwarding Instructions

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This page will show you how to setup a port forward on the Belkin F9K1103 router.

If you are not sure what port forwarding is you can read our What is Port Forwarding guide to help get started.

Other Belkin F9K1103 Guides

This is the port forwarding guide for the Belkin F9K1103 v1.We also have the following guides for the same router:

Configure your Computer to Have a Static IP Address

Port forwarding the Belkin F9K1103 to your computer can be more reliable if you first configure a static IP address on your computer. We have instructions to setup a static IP address for Windows 7, Windows 8, and a variety of other devices on our Static IP Address Settings page.

Please note that while setting up a static IP address on your computer is optional, it is still a very good idea to go ahead and do it. In the long run it will make your port forward much more reliable.

Login To The Belkin F9K1103

To get started forwarding a port you need to login to your Belkin F9K1103 router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Belkin F9K1103, follow our Belkin F9K1103 Login Guide.

Forward a Port on the Belkin F9K1103 router

Find The Port Forwarding Section of the Belkin F9K1103

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This is the status page from your Belkin router.

Now that you have finished logging into the Belkin F9K1103v1 you are taken to the page labeled Status.

To the left is a side bar with many choices. Find and click the link labeled Virtual Servers.

Configure the Port Forwarding section of your Belkin F9K1103

Now to forward a port, make the following changes:

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This is the port forwarding page from your Belkin router.

You are now on the correct page to forward some ports. The first box is called Enable, put a check in that box.

Moving to the right, is the Description. Type the name of the program in this box. This is not an essential step, but it is recommended that you enter something that helps you to remember why you forwarded this port.

Now we come to the Inbound port. Enter the port number you are forwarding in this box. Enter that same number in the box labeled Private port.

Next is the drop down menu labeled Type. Use this menu to choose the type of protocol you want to use when forwarding this port.

The last thing to enter is the Private IP address. In this box enter the IP address you are forwarding these ports to. For example if you are forwarding a port to run a computer program, be sure to use that computer's IP address in this box.

When you have finished, click the button at the top of the page labeled Apply Changes.

Congratulations, you forwarded a port!

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports on the Belkin F9K1103 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.

To test if your ports are forwarded you should use our Open Port Check tool.

Other Belkin F9K1103 Info

Don't forget about our other Belkin F9K1103 info that you might be interested in.

This is the port forwarding guide for the Belkin F9K1103 v1.We also have the following guides for the same router: