Forwarding Ports in Your Router for QNAP TS-259 Pro+

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

The ports that need to be forwarded for a QNAP TS-259 Pro+ device are listed here:

QNAP TS-259 Pro+ - PC

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

Forward Ports for a QNAP TS-259 Pro+ device

When you use a QNAP TS-259 Pro+ device you might need to forward some ports in your router. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to a QNAP TS-259 Pro+ device.

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

Make sure that you know these things before forwarding a port:

Locate Your Router's IP Address

To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. It is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and is free for you to use it.

If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.

Setting Up a Port Forward for a QNAP TS-259 Pro+ device

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. With Network Utilities, you can easily forward ports and also un-forward ports quickly so that you can keep your network up to date with the ports that you need forwarded and maximize your network security.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

Frequently you have 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 a QNAP TS-259 Pro+ device:

List of Routers - Customized for QNAP TS-259 Pro+

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for a QNAP TS-259 Pro+ device.

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