Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for Synology DS413j

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for a Synology DS413j NAS:

Synology DS413j - PC

  • TCP: 20-22, 25, 80, 110-111, 137-139, 143, 443, 445, 548, 873, 892, 993, 995, 2049, 3260, 4672, 5000-5001, 5005-5006, 5432, 6881-6999, 7000-7001, 9997-9999, 55536-55663, 55736-55863
  • UDP: 25, 110-111, 137-139, 143, 445, 892, 993, 995, 2049, 4662, 4672, 5432, 6881-6999, 9997-9999

Set Up a Port Forward for a Synology DS413j NAS

When you use a Synology DS413j NAS you might need to forward some ports in your router. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a Synology DS413j NAS.

Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

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

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

We have free Router Detector software to help you find your router's IP address. It is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and is free for you to use it.

We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.

Forwarding a Port for a Synology DS413j NAS

The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. Network Utilities lets you manage port forwards by putting them in when you need them and also removing the ones that you no longer need which maximized network security.

Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The way to forward a port is:

You probably will need 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 Synology DS413j NAS:

List of Routers - Customized for Synology DS413j

Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for a Synology DS413j NAS.

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