To setup port forwarding on the Pluscom AWR-7200 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 Pluscom AWR-7200 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 Pluscom AWR-7200 router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.1.1.
You should see a box prompting you for your username and password. Enter your username and password now.
Click the Login button to log in to your Pluscom AWR-7200 router.
Please visit our Default Pluscom 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 Pluscom AWR-7200 router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Pluscom AWR-7200 router back to its factory settings.
Now that you are logged in to your Pluscom AWR-7200 router you should see the following:
Click the Advanced Setup button near the bottom of the page.
Click the Advanced button near the top of the page.
The menu on the left should change. In this new menu, click Port Forwarding.
Put a dot into the User radio button.
Click the New button near the bottom 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. FileMaker Pro 4 requires you to forward the 5003 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Rule Management menu and then click Apply.
|Port Start:||Port End:|
You should see another page of settings that need to be entered into one of the blank lines on your routers Rule Management page. Go ahead and enter those settings and then click Apply.
|Port Start:||Port End:|
Select the applications you just created in the Available Rules list, then click the Add > button to move them to the Applied Rules box.
When you are finished, click the Apply button.
Click the Tools button near the top of the page.
Click the System Commands link near the left of the page.
When you're finished, click Save All and then Restart near the center of the screen to save your changes.
And that's it! You're done!
Now that you have forwarded ports for FileMaker Pro 4 on the Pluscom AWR-7200 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.