Port Forwarding the SMC WBR14-N Router for PS3 Rage


What is Port Forwarding?

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Before Forwarding a Port Setup a Static IP Address

To setup port forwarding on the SMC WBR14-N router your computer 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 computer, please enter the IP address that you assigned to your computer here:

Don't Skip This Step!

Login to the SMC WBR14-N Router

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

How To Find Your SMC WBR14-N Router IP Address

It's ok if you don't know your SMC WBR14-N router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:

Login To The SMC WBR14-N 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 SMC WBR14-N router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.2.1.

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

The Default SMC WBR14-N Router Username is: Admin

The Default SMC WBR14-N Router Password is: smcadmin


Click the Log In button to log in to your SMC WBR14-N router.


Default Usernames and Passwords for other SMC Routers

Please visit our Default SMC 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 SMC WBR14-N router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your SMC WBR14-N router back to its factory settings.


How to Port Forward PS3 Rage on the SMC WBR14-N


Having trouble forwarding ports on the SMC WBR14-N?

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 SMC WBR14-N router to save you time and hassle.

SMC WBR14-N Router Port Forwarding Screenshots

Now that you are logged in to your SMC WBR14-N router you should see the following:

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Click the Advanced link near the top of the page.

The menu on the left should change. In this new menu, click Gaming.

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Forward Ports (5223)TCP, (5223,3478)UDP on the SMC WBR14-N

We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. PS3 Rage requires you to forward the 5223,3478,3479,3658 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Gaming menu and then click Save.

Enable :
Name :
IP Address :
TCP Ports to Open :
UDP Ports to Open :
Inbound Filter:
Schedule :


Forward Ports 3479,3658 on the SMC WBR14-N

You should see another page of settings that need to be entered into one of the blank lines on your routers Gaming page. Go ahead and enter those settings and then click Save.

Enable :
Name :
IP Address :
TCP Ports to Open :
UDP Ports to Open :
Inbound Filter:
Schedule :

When you're finished, click Save Settings near the top 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 PS3 Rage on the SMC WBR14-N 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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