To setup port forwarding on the Telkom 5100DSL router your computer 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 Telkom 5100DSL 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 Telkom 5100DSL router. By default the IP address should be set to 10.0.0.2.
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 Telkom 5100DSL router.
Please visit our Default Telkom 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 Telkom 5100DSL router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Telkom 5100DSL 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 Telkom 5100DSL router to save you time and hassle.
Now that you are logged in to your Telkom 5100DSL router you should see the following:
Click the NAT link near the center of the page.
Click the Edit Details link near the center 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. FileMaker Pro 5 requires you to forward the following ports: 5003. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the NAT - Edit SUA/NAT Server Set menu.
|Start Port No.||End Port No.||IP Address|
When you're finished, click Save near the bottom of the screen to save your changes.
And that's it! You're done!
Now that you have forwarded ports for FileMaker Pro 5 on the Telkom 5100DSL you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.