Port Forwarding the Sitecom DC-227 Router for WinConnect Server XP

What is Port Forwarding?

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Before Forwarding a Port Setup a Static IP Address

To setup port forwarding on the Sitecom DC-227 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 Sitecom DC-227 Router

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

How To Find Your Sitecom DC-227 Router IP Address

It's ok if you don't know your Sitecom DC-227 router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:

Login To The Sitecom DC-227 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 Sitecom DC-227 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 Sitecom DC-227 Router Username is: admin

The Default Sitecom DC-227 Router Password is: admin

Click the Ok button to log in to your Sitecom DC-227 router.

Default Usernames and Passwords for other Sitecom Routers

Please visit our Default Sitecom 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 Sitecom DC-227 router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Sitecom DC-227 router back to its factory settings.

How to Port Forward WinConnect Server XP on the Sitecom DC-227

Having trouble forwarding ports on the Sitecom DC-227?

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.

Sitecom DC-227 Router Port Forwarding Screenshots

Now that you are logged in to your Sitecom DC-227 router you should see the following:

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Click the Firewall link near the top of the page.

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

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Forward Ports 3389 on the Sitecom DC-227

We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. WinConnect Server XP requires you to forward the 3389 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Port Forwarding menu and then click Apply.

Port Forwarding
Port Forwarding Enable
Rule Settings
This Rule Enable
Local IP Address
Local Port
Remote IP Address
Remote Port

And that is it! You are done!

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports for WinConnect Server XP on the Sitecom DC-227 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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