[FAQ ID: 205]How do I open ports on TP-LINK ADSL Modem Router (Trendchip Solution)

Suitable for: TD-8816, TD-8817, TD-8840T, TD-8841T, TD-W8901G, TD-W8961ND

Step 1 Open the web browser and type the IP address of the device in the address bar (default is Press Enter .

Step 2 Type the username and password in the login page, the default username and password are both admin, then click OK to log into the device.


Step 3 Click Advanced Setup->NAT, and select the current Virtual Circuit you use.


Step 4 Click Virtual Server to open Virtual Server configuration page.


1. You can choose the option Application and select a service in the list, and then the ports for the server will be put into the entry automatically.


2. You also can type a server name on Application bar and type the ports for the server manually to configure custom server.


Step 5 Type the IP address of the computer the service is using on.


Step 6 Click Save button to save the settings.



You´d better assign a static IP address for your computer, so the Virtual Server entry will take effect all the time.

Or you can just do an IP address reservation for the server. Please refer to the following link to do that:
Until now, you have finished all the settings successfully. If you have any problem, please feel free to contact us. support@tp-link.com



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