Port Forwarding the Motorola SBG6782-AC Router for Utorrent

What is Port Forwarding?

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Before Forwarding a Port Setup a Static IP Address

To setup port forwarding on the Motorola SBG6782-AC router your device 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 device, please enter the IP address that you assigned to your device here:

Don't Skip This Step!

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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 Motorola SBG6782-AC router. By default the IP address should be set to

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

The Default Motorola SBG6782-AC Router Username is: admin

The Default Motorola SBG6782-AC Router Password is: motorola

Click the Login button to log in to your Motorola SBG6782-AC router.

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How to Port Forward Utorrent on the Motorola SBG6782-AC

Having trouble forwarding ports on the Motorola SBG6782-AC?

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 router to save you time and hassle.

Before we can forward ports for Utorrent, we need to figure out what ports Utorrent is using. Here is a brief walkthrough on how to do that. Go ahead and open up Utorrent.

Click Options in the menu at the top of your screen. In the list that drops down click Preferences.

Click Connections on the left hand side of the Utorrent program. You should now see the menu shown in the screenshot above. Make sure the Enable UPnP box is unchecked. The number in the Port Used for Incoming Connections box contains the port you need to forward. You can change the port number, if you want to. Please enter the port you chose into the box below.

Utorrent's Port for incoming connections

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Now that you are logged in to your Motorola SBG6782-AC router you should see the following:

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Click the Advanced button near the top of the page.

You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click Port Forwarding.

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Click the Create IPv4 button near the center of the page.

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Forward User Defined Port on the Motorola SBG6782-AC

We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. Utorrent requires you to forward the ports you entered above. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the IPv4 Entry menu and then click Apply.

Local IP Address
& Start/End Port
External IP Address
& Start/End Port
Description Protocol Enabled

And that is it! You are done!

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports for Utorrent on the Motorola SBG6782-AC 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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