How to Open a Port in Your Router for QNAP TS-109

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The following ports need to be forwarded for a QNAP TS-109 NAS:

QNAP TS-109 - PC

  • TCP: 21-22, 25, 80, 443, 445, 873, 3306, 6881-6999, 8080, 9000, 13131, 55536-56559
  • UDP: 6881-6999

Setting Up a Port Forward for a QNAP TS-109 NAS

When you use a QNAP TS-109 NAS you may need to forward ports in your router. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to a QNAP TS-109 NAS.

Routers generally do not allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:

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.

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

How To Forward Ports for a QNAP TS-109 NAS

We have Network Utilities software that can 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 a QNAP TS-109 NAS:

List of Routers - Customized for QNAP TS-109

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for a QNAP TS-109 NAS.

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