How to Port Forward in Your Router for QNAP TS-209 Pro II

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

The following ports need to be forwarded for a QNAP TS-209 Pro II NAS:

QNAP TS-209 Pro II - PC

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

Forwarding Ports for a QNAP TS-209 Pro II NAS

When you use a QNAP TS-209 Pro II NAS you may need to forward ports in your router. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to a QNAP TS-209 Pro II NAS.

Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

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

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

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

Setting Up a Port Forward for a QNAP TS-209 Pro II NAS

The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. 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.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The way to forward 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-209 Pro II NAS:

List of Routers - Customized for QNAP TS-209 Pro II

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for a QNAP TS-209 Pro II NAS.

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