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Motorola 2210 Router Port Forwarding

This is the open port guide for the Motorola 2210 02. We also have the following related guides:

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Motorola 2210-02 routers include a very basic firewall that helps protect your home network form unwanted access from the internet. Since this firewall blocks incoming connections you may need open a port through it for certain games and applications. This process of opening a port is frequently called a port forward, since you are forwarding a port from the internet to your home network.

The basic process to open a port is:

  1. Setup a static IP address on either your computer or device that you want to forward a port to.
  2. Login to your Motorola 2210 router.
  3. Navigate to the port forwarding section.
    • Click the Firewall and Passwords button.
    • Click the NAT / Gaming button.
    • Click on Gaming.
    • Click the Define Custom Service button.
    • Click the Port Forwarding radio button.
    • Click the Next button.
  4. Create a port forward entry.

While these steps might seem difficult at first, we will walk you through each step for your Motorola 2210-02 router.



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Step 1

It is important to setup a static ip address in the device that you are forwarding a port to. This ensures that your ports will remain open even after your device reboots.

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  • Or follow our Static IP Address guides to setup a static IP address.

After setting up a static ip address on your devices you need to login to your router.

Step 2

Now we are going to login to your Motorola 2210-02 router. Your router has a web interface, so you will login to it using your web browser. This can be either Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Edge. It usually does not matter which browser you choose to use.

Open up your web browser and find the address bar. It should look something like this:


192.168.1.254

In the picture above the address bar has 192.168.1.254 in it. Just replace all of that with the IP address of your Motorola 2210-02 router. Your router's IP address can also be refered to as your computer's default gateway.

By default the IP address is set to: 192.168.1.254

After entering the IP address of your router you can simply press enter. If all goes well you will see the following screen:

Motorola 2210-02

You should see a box prompting you for your username and password.

  • The Default Motorola 2210 Router Username is: admin
  • The Default Motorola 2210 Router Password is: password

Enter your username and password, and then click the Login button to log in to your Motorola 2210-02 router.

Motorola Usernames and Passwords

If your username and password do not work then please visit our Default Motorola Router Passwords page.

If you still can't login to your router because you forgot your Motorola 2210-02 router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Motorola 2210-02 router back to its factory settings.

Step 3

Now we need to find the port forwarding section in your router. Here's how you do it. Starting from the first page in your router:

Motorola 2210-02

Click the Firewall and Passwords button near the top of the page.

Motorola 2210-02

Click the NAT / Gaming button near the right of the page.

You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click Gaming.

Motorola 2210-02

Click the Define Custom Service button near the center of the page.

Motorola 2210-02

Put a dot into the Port Forwarding radio button.

Click the Next button near the bottom of the page.

Motorola 2210-02 port forward

Step 4

Here are the ports to forward for Xbox Live:

TCP Ports:3074
UDP Ports:3074

If you are looking for the ports for a different application you can find it by either:

Put a name for this forward in the Service Name box so that you can remember why you set this forward up. The name does not matter so pick something that has meaning to you.

If you are just forwarding a single port number then you can simply enter that same number into both the Base Port Range, Left Global Port Range and the Right Global Port Range boxes. If you are forwarding a range of ports, usually separated by a hyphen, then you need to enter the lowest number of that range into the Base Port Range, Left Global Port Range box and then enter highest number into the Right Global Port Range box.

Select the protocol type using the Protocol radio button. If you need both TCP and UDP then create a duplicate configuration.

The first configuration needs to have TCP selected while the second one has UDP selected.

After you are done click the Next button.

Motorola 2210-02

Select the application you created using the Service Name drop down box. Then click Enable to enable it.

Your ports should now be open. It is time to test them.

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports on the Motorola 2210-02 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.

To test if your port has been properly forwarded, you can use our Network Utilities tool, which includes a free Open Port Checker. Our Open Port Check tool is the only online port checking tool with Guaranteed Results.

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