To setup port forwarding on the Linksys WRT54GS router your computer needs to have a static IP address. You should complete one of the following steps first:
Now we need to know your routers IP address. You can find it a variety of ways.
It's ok if you don't know your Linksys WRT54GS router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:
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 Linksys WRT54GS router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.1.1.
Click the Ok button to log in to your Linksys WRT54GS router.
Please visit our Default Linksys 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 Linksys WRT54GS router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Linksys WRT54GS router back to its factory settings.
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 Linksys WRT54GS router to save you time and hassle.
Now that you are logged in to your Linksys WRT54GS router you should see the following:
Click the Security link near the top of the page.
Remove the checkmark from the Block Anonymous Internet Requests checkbox.
Click the Save Settings button near the bottom of the page.
Click the Applications & Gaming link near the top of the page.
You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click Port Range Forward.
We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. NetX Command Center requires you to forward the following ports: 81-89,10001-10019. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Port Range Forward menu.
You should see another page of settings that need to be entered into one of the blank lines on your routers Port Range Forward page. Go ahead and enter those settings now.
When you're finished, click Save Settings near the bottom of the screen to save your changes.
And that's it! You're done!
Now that you have forwarded ports for NetX Command Center on the Linksys WRT54GS you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.