Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Port forwarding with a router and a modem?

04 Sep 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Port forwarding with a router and a modem?

Hello everybody. A while back I purchased a Dlink modem to use with my shitty SMC router that my ISP gave me. I need to use the SMC and before I got the dlink I could port forward and game just fine. I have the SMC in bridge mode and I have tried forwarding my ports on The dlink and the smc, just the smc, just the dlink and nothing has worked. If somebody could tell me how I can get a minecraft server up on my network I would be extremely grateful.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Sep 2013   #2

Windows 7 Profession x64

Are you making firewall exceptions for the server(s) you are trying to run on your computer in addition to these measures you've tried? If you successfully forward ports it will have been for nothing if your firewall is blocking access to whatever server you are trying to run.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Port forwarding with a router and a modem?

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Port Forwarding On Second Router
i posted not too long ago on how to hook up a secondary router to the primary router so that i could get my own wi-fi signal in my room. My room is separated from the house so the signal barely reached. Turned out to be really simple. Originally, before i connected an additional router, i...
Network & Sharing
Port forwarding with 1 modem and 1 router
Hey guys so im really confused on how i would port forward my ventrilo server (or any server) it should be travelling through this order PC->AC 1000H->Dlink AC 1750 Before getting the dlink my port forwarding worked like a charm but after struggling with this i decided to start fresh. So...
Network & Sharing
Port forwarding not working between Router & seperate Modem
On Thursday (technically it's Friday now in the UK) I was setting up a Synology DS414 for my Church. No problems setting it up, works fine for both PC & Mac over local LAN, however it has a method of setting up Port Forwarding via UPNP or manually via a small and select list of routers. This is...
Network & Sharing
Port Forwarding black ops 2 on pc on a bt router
I have tried to search for how to do this but I can't find any good guides people just give random numbers that are used for it but I don't know where to put them I know how to get to port forwarding on my router and how to add a new application just not what I should put in where if someone can...
Network & Sharing
Disabling router Firewall instead of port forwarding?
I have a Linksys WRT160N v2 and i play a lot of games, and enjoy hosting games. however there are too many ports to forward. I was wondering that if i turned off my routers firewall would this eliminate me having to port forward? and if i could do that how would i. I know how to access my router so...

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 13:32.
Twitter Facebook Google+