Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H Port Forwarding Instructions

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This page will show you how to setup a port forward on the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H router.

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

Other Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H Guides

This is the port forwarding guide for the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H v1.79.We also have the following guides for the same router:

Configure your Computer to Have a Static IP Address

Port forwarding the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H 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 Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H

To get started forwarding a port you need to login to your Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H, follow our Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H Login Guide.

Forward a Port on the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H router

Find The Port Forwarding Section of the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H

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This is the status page from your Buffalo router.

Now that you have logged into the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H you are placed on the Setup page of your router. First, you need to click the choice at the top of the page, in the blue bar, labeled LAN Config. This opens new choices in a smaller bar below this, choose Port Forwarding.

Configure the Port Forwarding section of your Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H

Now to forward a port, make the following changes:

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This is the port forwarding page from your Buffalo router.

You are now on a page with the heading of Add Port Forwarding. In the drop down menu next to the heading of Group, choose New Group.

Enter the name of the program in the box labeled Group Name, this needs to be something that reminds you why you are forwarding these ports.

Next is the heading Internet Side IP Address. From the drop down menu choose Airstation's Internet IP Address.

The next section is called Protocol, check the dot labeled TCP/UDP.

Enter the port you are forwarding in the box labeled Port Number and the box labeled LAN Side Port

Finally, enter the IP address you are forwarding these ports to in the box labeled LAN Side IP Address. For instance, if you are forwarding ports to run a program on your computer, be sure and use that computer's IP Address here.

After clicking the Add button you are finished, congratulations.

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports on the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H 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 Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H Info

Don't forget about our other Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H info that you might be interested in.

This is the port forwarding guide for the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H v1.79.We also have the following guides for the same router: