To setup port forwarding on the Paradyne 6218-I2 router your device 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 Paradyne 6218-I2 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 Paradyne 6218-I2 router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.254.254.
You should see a box prompting you for your username and password. Enter your username and password now.
Click the Ok button to log in to your Paradyne 6218-I2 router.
Please visit our Default Paradyne 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 Paradyne 6218-I2 router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Paradyne 6218-I2 router back to its factory settings.
Now that you are logged in to your Paradyne 6218-I2 router you should see the following:
Click the Advanced Setup link near the left of the page.
You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click NAT.
You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click Virtual Servers.
Click the Add button near the center of the page.
We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. XBOX360 The Eye of the World requires you to forward the following ports: 3074. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Virtual Servers menu.
|Select a Service :|
|Custom Server :|
|Server IP Address :|
|External Port Start||External Port End||Protocol||Internal Port Start||Internal Port End|
When you're finished, click Save/Apply near the bottom of the screen to save your changes.
And that's it! You're done!
Now that you have forwarded ports for XBOX360 The Eye of the World on the Paradyne 6218-I2 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.