Forward Ports on Your Router for BackupStream

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The ports that need to be forwarded for BackupStream are listed here:

BackupStream - PC

  • TCP: 44488
  • UDP: 44488

Setting Up a Port Forward for BackupStream

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use BackupStream. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to BackupStream.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

Find Your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

You can also follow our Find Your Router IP Address article.

Setting Up a Port Forward for BackupStream

The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. Our Network Utilities software allows you to add port forwards and also remove them when you no longer need them to maximize your network security.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

Usually you have to reboot your router in order to save the changes.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for BackupStream:

List of Routers - Customized for BackupStream

Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for BackupStream.

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