The ports that need to be forwarded for FreedomFi Miner are listed here:
FreedomFi Miner - Internet of Things
- TCP: 44158
Forward Ports for FreedomFi Miner
You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use FreedomFi Miner. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to FreedomFi Miner.
Routers generally do not 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:
- The internal IP address of your router.
- Your device's internal IP address.
- A list of TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
Find Your Router's IP Address
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 Set Up Port Forwarding for FreedomFi Miner
You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. Network Utilities lets you manage port forwards by putting them in when you need them and also removing the ones that you no longer need which maximized network security.
You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The way to forward a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Locate the section in your router that deals with port forwarding.
- Type the IP address of your device into the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for FreedomFi Miner in the correct boxes in your router.
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 FreedomFi Miner:
List of Routers - Customized for FreedomFi Miner
Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for FreedomFi Miner.