Port Forwarding the Airlink+ ASOHO4P Router for Ares


What is Port Forwarding?

If you don't know what Port Forwarding is yet, you might want to start by reading our What is Port Forwarding guide.

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Before Forwarding a Port Setup a Static IP Address

To setup port forwarding on the Airlink+ ASOHO4P router your computer needs to have a static IP address. You should complete one of the following steps first:


Now that you have setup a Static IP Address on your computer, please enter the IP address that you assigned to your computer here:

192.168.1. <-- Don't Skip This Step!

Login to the Airlink+ ASOHO4P Router

Now we need to know your routers IP address. You can find it a variety of ways.

How To Find Your Airlink+ ASOHO4P Router IP Address

It's ok if you don't know your Airlink+ ASOHO4P router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:

Login To The Airlink+ ASOHO4P Router Using Your Web Browser

Open a web browser like Internet Explorer or Firefox. Enter the internal IP address of your router in the address bar of your browser.

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In the picture above the address bar has http://www.google.com in it. Just replace all of that with the internal IP address of your Airlink+ ASOHO4P router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.1.1.

How to Port Forward Ares on the Airlink+ ASOHO4P


Having trouble forwarding ports on the Airlink+ ASOHO4P?

If you are having trouble with this guide, then perhaps PFConfig may be your solution. PFConfig is a software tool that will automatically forward ports for your Airlink+ ASOHO4P router to save you time and hassle.

Before we can forward ports for Ares, we need to figure out what ports ares is using. Here is a brief walkthrough on how to do that.

Open up Ares. Then click the Control Panel icon in the toolbar at the top of your screen.

You should see a bunch of tabs close to the top of this window. One of these tabs should be labeled Transfer. Go ahead and click it now.

Enter the port you want Ares to use into the Accept incoming connections on port box. By default this port is set to 1157. You can change it to whatever you like, or leave it set to 1157.

Please enter the port you chose for Ares below.

Ares' Port

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Now that you are logged in to your Airlink+ ASOHO4P router you should see the following:

You should see a box prompting you for your username and password. Enter your username and password now.

The Default Airlink+ ASOHO4P Router Username is: blank

The Default Airlink+ ASOHO4P Router Password is: blank


Click the Ok button to log in to your Airlink+ ASOHO4P router.


Default Usernames and Passwords for other Airlink+ Routers

Please visit our Default Airlink+ Router Passwords page if the username and password shown below did not work for you.

If you can't login to your router because you forgot your Airlink+ ASOHO4P router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Airlink+ ASOHO4P router back to its factory settings.


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Click the Advanced Setup link near the center of the page.

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Click the NAT link near the left of the page.

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You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click Virtual Server.

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Forward User Defined Port on the Airlink+ ASOHO4P

We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. Ares requires you to forward the ports you entered above. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Virtual Server menu.

  Mapping Ports Server IP Enabled
1. 192.168.1.

When you're finished, click Apply near the bottom of the screen to save your changes.

And that's it! You're done!


Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports for Ares on the Airlink+ ASOHO4P you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.

To test if your port has been properly forwarded, you can use our Open Port Check tool. Our Open Port Check tool is the only online port checking tool with Guaranteed Results.

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