Forward Ports on Your Router for Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

The ports that need to be forwarded for an Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive NAS are listed here:

Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive - PC

  • TCP: 80, 20-21, 443, 6881-6999, 50500
  • UDP: 6881-6999

Set Up a Port Forward for an Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive NAS

When you use an Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive NAS you might need to forward some ports in your router. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to an Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive NAS.

Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding ports you 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 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 an Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive NAS

We have Network Utilities software that can 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.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The way to forward 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 an Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive NAS:

List of Routers - Customized for Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for an Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive NAS.

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