Network Utilities

Network Utilities Overview

Whether you are trying to forward a port in your router, setup a static IP address on your computer, recover a lost router or camera password, or simply login to your router, Port Forward Network Utilities can make your life easier.

Network Utilities is a bundle of software that includes all of our software tools in one simple installation. Each of our tools has been created to solve the problems that come up frequently on home networks. We are constantly updating and adding to our tools as home networks continue to grow and get more complicated.

You can see from the main Network Utilities interface that it's all about your router. Managing a home router has never been more important. With gaming consoles, smart phones, internet of things devices, the router on your home network is central to your home's communication and security.

Do I Have a Router

Short answer: yes, almost definitely.

Most home networks have a router. In fact all DSL customers have a router built in to their modem. More and more often cable modems come with a router built in to them as well. If you are not sure what a router is or what it does on your network then you might want to read

If you have any sort of wireless network, or if you have anything more than just a single computer on the internet then you have a router.

Network Utilities is an easy way to find your router, login to your router, recover your router's lost password, and more.

Network Utilities Features

Here is a list of some of the features of Network Utilities:

  • Double Router Detector - Easily detect if you have more than 1 router on your network.
  • Static IP Address Setter - Quickly change your computer between a static IP address and a dynamic IP address.
  • Router Login - The quickest way of accessing your router.
  • Password Finder - Recover lost router or security camera passwords.
  • PfConfig - Create a port forward in your router for connecting in to your network from the outside.
  • Open Port Checker - Verify that your ports are forwarded to your computer.

You can read more about Network Utilities here.

In addition Network Utilities comes with support through our talented home network specialists Tedie and Allen. No matter how complicated your home network is we are confident that we can help you get it working the way that you want it to.

More Info

Our software is constantly updated and revised to keep up with new routers and technologies. We are always looking for ways to make managing your home network easier. If you are interested you can read our change log, and you can see more screenshots of our software.

If you have any questions please use our Message System to ask us.

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer is an owner and programmer for PortForward. You can find more of his articles in the Games and Applications section of our site.