To setup port forwarding on the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND_DDWRTv24SP2 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 TP-Link TL-WR1043ND_DDWRTv24SP2 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 TP-Link TL-WR1043ND_DDWRTv24SP2 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 Ok button to log in to your TP-Link TL-WR1043ND_DDWRTv24SP2 router.
Please visit our Default TP-Link 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 TP-Link TL-WR1043ND_DDWRTv24SP2 router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your TP-Link TL-WR1043ND_DDWRTv24SP2 router back to its factory settings.
If you have multiple iVisit users on your LAN, each iVisit user's computer should be set to use a different port for iVisit. When this is the case, you should set iVisit to use port 9940 UDP through port 9950 UDP. For instance, the first computer running iVisit on your network should have port 9940 UDP forwarded to it. The second computer running iVisit on your network should have port 9941 forwarded to it. The third computer running iVisit on your network should have 9942 running on it, and so on and so forth. We will show you how to forward the port for the first computer running iVisit here.
Now that you are logged in to your TP-Link TL-WR1043ND_DDWRTv24SP2 router you should see the following:
Click the Applications & Gaming link near the top of the page.
This router has two different sections that allow you to forward ports. One section allows you to forward a range of ports, and the other allows you to forward a single port. To forward a range of ports, click Port Range Forward. To forward a single port, click Port Forward.
We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. ivisit requires you to forward the following ports: 9940. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Port Forward or Port Range Forward menu.
|Application||Port from||Protocol||IP Address||Port to||Enable|
When you're finished, click Save Settings near the bottom of the screen to save your changes.
And that's it! You're done!
Now that you have forwarded ports for ivisit on the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND_DDWRTv24SP2 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.