Create a Port Forward for LaCiE HipServ in your Router

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The following ports need to be forwarded for LaCiE HipServ:

LaCiE HipServ - PC

  • TCP: 21, 22, 80, 443
  • UDP:

Set Up a Port Forward for LaCiE HipServ

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use LaCiE HipServ. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to LaCiE HipServ.

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

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

Find the IP Address of Your Router

We have free Router Detector software to help you find your router's IP address. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.

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

Forwarding a Port for LaCiE HipServ

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically 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.

Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

You probably will need 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 LaCiE HipServ:

List of Routers - Customized for LaCiE HipServ

That's all it takes to forward your ports for LaCiE HipServ.

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