Forward Ports on Your Router for EiskaltDC++

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The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for EiskaltDC++ are:

EiskaltDC++ - PC

  • TCP: 3000
  • UDP: 3000

Forwarding Ports for EiskaltDC++

When you use EiskaltDC++ you may need to forward ports in your router. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to EiskaltDC++.

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

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

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

How to Locate 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.

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

Forwarding a Port for EiskaltDC++

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.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The way to forward a port is:

Frequently you have 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 EiskaltDC++:

List of Routers - Customized for EiskaltDC++

Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for EiskaltDC++.

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