To setup port forwarding on the Sweex LW055 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 Sweex LW055 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 Sweex LW055 router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.55.1.
Click the Ok button to log in to your Sweex LW055 router.
Please visit our Default Sweex 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 Sweex LW055 router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Sweex LW055 router back to its factory settings.
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 Sweex LW055 router to save you time and hassle.
Now that you are logged in to your Sweex LW055 router you should see the following:
Click the NAT button near the left 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. SightSpeed requires you to forward the 9000 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Virtual Server menu and then click Add.
|Internal Server IP Address||192.168.55.|
When you're finished, click Save near the top of the screen to save your changes.
And that's it! You're done!
Now that you have forwarded ports for SightSpeed on the Sweex LW055 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.