How To Open Ports in Your Router for MyDiskServer

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Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for MyDiskServer:

MyDiskServer - PC

  • TCP: 8088-8089
  • UDP:

Setting Up a Port Forward for MyDiskServer

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use MyDiskServer. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to MyDiskServer.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

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

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.

You can also follow our Find Your Router IP Address article.

Setting Up a Port Forward for MyDiskServer

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. Our Network Utilities software allows you to add port forwards and also remove them when you no longer need them to maximize your network security.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The process for forwarding a port is:

Usually you have to reboot your router in order to save the changes.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for MyDiskServer:

List of Routers - Customized for MyDiskServer

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for MyDiskServer.

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