Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3:
ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3 - PC
- TCP: 8000
Forwarding Ports for ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3
You may need to forward ports in your router when you use ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3.
Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port
Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:
- Your router's internal IP address.
- Your device's IP address.
- A list of TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
Find the IP Address of Your Router
You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. The software is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and it is completely free to use.
If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.
How To Forward Ports for ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3
We have Network Utilities software that can forward ports for you. 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.
Port forwarding can also be set up step-by-step by hand. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:
- You can start by logging in to your router.
- Look for the port forwarding section in your router.
- Type the IP address of your device into the correct box in your router.
- Enter the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward for ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3 in the corresponding boxes in your router.
You probably will need to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.
You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3:
List of Routers - Customized for ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3
That is the process required to forward ports in your router for ControlByWeb WebSwitch XRDI-WS3.