The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Voip.com are:
Voip.com - PC
- UDP: 5060-5061, 10000-20000
Setting Up a Port Forward for Voip.com
When you use Voip.com 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 Voip.com.
By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.
Before You Forward a Port
Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:
- Your router's internal IP address.
- The internal IP address of your phone.
- Each of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
Find the IP Address of Your Router
To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. The software is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and it is completely free to use.
We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.
How To Forward Ports for Voip.com
We have Network Utilities software that can 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 way to forward a port is:
- Begin by logging in to your router.
- Find the port forwarding section in your router.
- Type your phone's IP address into the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for Voip.com in the correct boxes in your router.
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 Voip.com:
List of Routers - Customized for Voip.com
That is the process required to forward ports in your router for Voip.com.