The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Ring Chime Pro are:
Ring Chime Pro - Internet of Things
- TCP: 32773-60998
- UDP: 123, 32776-60989
Set Up a Port Forward for Ring Chime Pro
You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use Ring Chime Pro. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to Ring Chime Pro.
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
Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:
- Your router's internal IP address.
- Your device's IP address.
- The list of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
How to Locate Your Router's IP Address
To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.
If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.
How To Forward Ports for Ring Chime Pro
A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. 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.
Alternatively you can do it by hand. The normal process for forwarding a port is:
- Begin by logging in to your router.
- Find the port forwarding section in your router.
- Type the IP address of your device into the correct box in your router.
- Enter the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward for Ring Chime Pro in the corresponding boxes in your router.
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 Ring Chime Pro:
List of Routers - Customized for Ring Chime Pro
That is the process required to forward ports in your router for Ring Chime Pro.