Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato Port Forwarding Instructions

This page will show you how to setup a port forward on the Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato router.

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

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Configure your Computer to Have a Static IP Address

Port forwarding the Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato 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 WHR-HP-G54-Tomato

To get started forwarding a port you need to login to your Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato, follow our Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato Login Guide.

Forward a Port on the Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato router

Find The Port Forwarding Section of the Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato

This guide begins on the System Status page of the Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato router. To forward a port, click the choice in the left sidebar labeled Port Forwarding, then Basic.

Configure the Port Forwarding section of your Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato

Now to forward a port, make the following changes:

This directs you to the page you see above.

Congratulations, you just forwarded a port!

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports on the Buffalo WHR-HP-G54-Tomato 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.

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