How to Forward ports on an Actiontec Mi424Wr Verizon Fios Router

The MI424WR Verizon FiOS Router ships with a long list of pre-configured settings for popular applications. If you know the specific port address etc that needs to be opened in the Router, please go to the ADVANCED section below.

Steps

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    On any computer that is connected to the Internet, type http://192.168.1.1 in the web browser window and then press Enter.
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    Enter your User Name and Password.
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    Click the "Firewall Settings" icon, located on the middle of the top bar.
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    Click "Yes" to proceed.
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    Click "Port Forwarding", in the menu on the left.
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    Click "Add", located in red near the bottom left corner.
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    Select the device or computer that you want to port forward from.
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    Click the drop down menu for Protocol and select the application that you are using and click "Apply". If the application you need is not listed, please follow the ADVANCED instructions below.
    1. ADVANCED: Name the solution or application that you are port forwarding by typing the name in the box following “Service Name”. Then click “Add Server Ports”.
    2. ADVANCED: Select the type of Protocol from the Protocol drop down menu.
    3. ADVANCED: Select the Source Ports and Destination Ports. If the Protocol selected was TCP or UDP, make sure that the "Any" is selected for Source Ports. Then click "Apply".

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