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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714 routers include a very basic firewall that helps protect your home network form unwanted access from the internet. Since this firewall blocks incoming connections you may need open a port through it for certain games and applications. This process of opening a port is frequently called a port forward, since you are forwarding a port from the internet to your home network.

The basic process to open a port is:

  1. Setup a static IP address on either your computer or device that you want to forward a port to.
  2. Login to your Digicom Michelangelo Wave router.
  3. Navigate to the port forwarding section.
    • Click the Advanced Setup link.
    • Click on NAT.
    • Click the Virtual Server link.
  4. Create a port forward entry.

While these steps might seem difficult at first, we will walk you through each step for your Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714 router.

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Step 1

It is important to setup a static ip address in the device that you are forwarding a port to. This ensures that your ports will remain open even after your device reboots.

This step is important because you want a permanent IP address in your device. If you do not set up a permanent IP address in your device, then when you device reboots it may get a new IP address.

Step 2

Now we are going to login to your Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714 router. Your router has a web interface, so you will login to it using your web browser. This can be either Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Edge. It usually does not matter which browser you choose to use.

Open up your web browser and find the address bar. It should look something like this:

Image of a browser address bar
Browser address bar

Above is an example of what a web browser address bar looks like. Find the address bar in your router and type in your router's IP address.

The default Digicom Michelangelo Wave IP Address is:

After entering the IP address of your router you can simply press enter. If all goes well you will see the following screen:

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Screenshot of Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714.

You should see a box prompting you for your username and password.

Enter your username and password, and then click the Login button to log in to your Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714 router.

Digicom Usernames and Passwords

If your username and password do not work then please visit our Default Digicom Router Passwords page.

If you still can't login to your router because you forgot your Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714 router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714 router back to its factory settings.

Step 3

Now we need to find the port forwarding section in your router. Here's how you do it. Starting from the first page in your router:

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Screenshot of Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714.

Click the Advanced Setup link near the top of the page.

You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click NAT.

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Screenshot of Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714.

Click the Virtual Server link near the bottom of the page.

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Screenshot of Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714 port forward.

Step 4

Here are the ports to forward for Xbox Live:

  • TCP Ports: 3074
  • UDP Ports: 3074

If you are looking for the ports for a different application you can find it by either:

Select an empty rule from the Rule Index dropdown box.

You need to name this entry in the Application box. The name does not make any difference in the forward; it's just there so that you can remember later why you setup this forward.

The protocol that you want to forward is selected from the Protocol box.

If you are forwarding a single port, enter that port number into the Start Port Number and the End Port Number boxes. If you are forwarding a range of ports, enter the lowest number of that range into the Start Port Number box. Then enter the highest number of that range into the End Port Number box.

Enter the IP address that you are forwarding ports to in the Local IP Address box. This is either the IP address of a computer or the IP address of another device on your network.

When you are all done click the Save button.

Your ports should now be open. It is time to test them.

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports on the Digicom MichelangeloWave_8E43714 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.

To test if your port has been properly forwarded, you can use our Network Utilities tool, which includes a free Open Port Checker. Our Open Port Check tool is the only online port checking tool with Guaranteed Results.

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