How to Port Forward in Your Router for EchoMac

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Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for EchoMac:

EchoMac - PC

  • TCP: 5200
  • UDP: 5198-5199

Setting Up a Port Forward for EchoMac

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

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

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

Make sure that you know these things before forwarding a port:

Find the IP Address of Your Router

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

Otherwise, you can follow our guide Find Your Router IP Address.

How To Forward Ports for EchoMac

We have Network Utilities software that can forward ports for you. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. 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 EchoMac:

List of Routers - Customized for EchoMac

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

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