Port Forwarding the Prolink Hurricane-9000W Router for pcAnywhere

What is Port Forwarding?

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Before Forwarding a Port Setup a Static IP Address

To setup port forwarding on the Prolink Hurricane-9000W 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!

Login to the Prolink Hurricane-9000W Router

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

How To Find Your Prolink Hurricane-9000W Router IP Address

It's ok if you don't know your Prolink Hurricane-9000W router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:

Login To The Prolink Hurricane-9000W 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 Prolink Hurricane-9000W 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 Prolink Hurricane-9000W Router Username is: admin

The Default Prolink Hurricane-9000W Router Password is: password

Click the Ok button to log in to your Prolink Hurricane-9000W router.

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Please visit our Default Prolink 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 Prolink Hurricane-9000W router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Prolink Hurricane-9000W router back to its factory settings.

How to Port Forward pcAnywhere on the Prolink Hurricane-9000W

Having trouble forwarding ports on the Prolink Hurricane-9000W?

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.

Prolink Hurricane-9000W Router Port Forwarding Screenshots

Now that you are logged in to your Prolink Hurricane-9000W router you should see the following:

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Click the Port Forwarding link near the left of the page.

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Forward Ports 5631 on the Prolink Hurricane-9000W

We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. pcAnywhere requires you to forward the 5631-5632 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Port Forwarding Configuration menu and then click Add This Setting.

ID Public Port Private Port Port Type Host IP Address  

Forward Ports 5632 on the Prolink Hurricane-9000W

You should see another page of settings that need to be entered into one of the blank lines on your routers Port Forwarding Configuration page. Go ahead and enter those settings and then click Add This Setting.

ID Public Port Private Port Port Type Host IP Address  

When you're finished, click Click here to Reboot 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 pcAnywhere on the Prolink Hurricane-9000W 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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