How to Open a Port in Your Router for ControlByWeb X-300

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

The following ports need to be forwarded for ControlByWeb X-300:

ControlByWeb X-300 - PC

  • TCP: 8000
  • UDP:

Forwarding Ports for ControlByWeb X-300

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use ControlByWeb X-300. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to ControlByWeb X-300.

Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:

Locate Your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.

We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.

How To Forward Ports for ControlByWeb X-300

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. With Network Utilities, you can easily forward ports and also un-forward ports quickly so that you can keep your network up to date with the ports that you need forwarded and maximize your network security.

Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The process for forwarding a port is:

Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for ControlByWeb X-300:

List of Routers - Customized for ControlByWeb X-300

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for ControlByWeb X-300.

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