Dlink AirPlus DI-624 Port Forwarding Instructions

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This page will show you how to setup a port forward on the Dlink AirPlus DI-624 router.

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

Other Dlink AirPlus DI-624 Guides

This is the port forwarding guide for the Dlink AirPlus DI-624.We also have the following guides for the same router:

Configure your Computer to Have a Static IP Address

Port forwarding the Dlink AirPlus DI-624 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 Dlink AirPlus DI-624

To get started forwarding a port you need to login to your Dlink AirPlus DI-624 router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Dlink AirPlus DI-624, follow our Dlink AirPlus DI-624 Login Guide.

Forward a Port on the Dlink AirPlus DI-624 router

Find The Port Forwarding Section of the Dlink AirPlus DI-624

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This is the setup page from your Dlink router.

You start on Setup Wizard page of the Dlink DI-624. First, you need to click the blue tab at the top of the page labeled Advanced, then Virtual Server in the left sidebar.

Configure the Port Forwarding section of your Dlink AirPlus DI-624

Now to forward a port, make the following changes:

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This is the port forwarding page from your Dlink router.

This directs you to the Virtual Server page. This router only allows for single port forwards. If you need to forward more than one, you need to create new forward for each one.

First, click the Enabled radio button.

Second is the Name. This is for your reference only, we suggest entering the program name here.

In the Private IP space, enter the local IP address of the specific computer you are forwarding this port to. If you are unsure of your computer's internal IP address, clicking this link takes you to our guide on how to find it.

Now, select the protocol you are going to use from the Protocol Type drop-down menu.

Next is the Private Port, and the Public Port. Enter the port number you want to forward in these spaces. The numbers in these boxes should match.

Select the Always radio button from the Schedule choices.

That's all there is to it, simply click the green Apply button when you are finished.

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports on the Dlink AirPlus DI-624 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 Dlink AirPlus DI-624 Info

Don't forget about our other Dlink AirPlus DI-624 info that you might be interested in.

This is the port forwarding guide for the Dlink AirPlus DI-624.We also have the following guides for the same router: