Opening Ports for WinConnect Server ES using Your Router

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The following ports need to be forwarded for WinConnect Server ES:

WinConnect Server ES - PC

  • TCP: 3389
  • UDP:

Forwarding Ports for WinConnect Server ES

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use WinConnect Server ES. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to WinConnect Server ES.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:

Find Your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's 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 Set Up Port Forwarding for WinConnect Server ES

We have Network Utilities software that can forward ports for you. Our Network Utilities software allows you to add port forwards and also remove them when you no longer need them to maximize your network security.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. 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 WinConnect Server ES:

List of Routers - Customized for WinConnect Server ES

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for WinConnect Server ES.

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