Opening Ports for VidOn XBMC using Your Router

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The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for VidOn XBMC are:

VidOn XBMC - Default

  • TCP: 1084, 1131, 1308, 8080, 9090
  • UDP: 1900, 9777, 12374

Forward Ports for VidOn XBMC

When you use VidOn XBMC you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to VidOn XBMC.

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

Before You Forward a Port

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

Find Your Router's IP Address

You can run our free Router Detector software to locate 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.

Setting Up a Port Forward for VidOn XBMC

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. 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 process for forwarding 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 VidOn XBMC:

List of Routers - Customized for VidOn XBMC

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for VidOn XBMC.

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