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Setup FTP server behind a router

By petmalu24 ·
We have a DSL broadband and a router for internet sharing, I'd setup an ftp server but the pc ipaddress is private(192.168.1.105) how it will be visible to the internet if my ip address is only private? Ive tried port forwarding but im not successfull. Please give me some help, thanks in advance!!!

Note : im using a linksys router

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real IP

by symon.l In reply to Setup FTP server behind a ...

you need to find your real IP address.

you can do this by going to Start > cmd > then type ipconfig /all

Or goto http://www.whatismyip.com/ this will diplay your real ip address, make sure that the ports you need are all setup within your router.

Hope this helps.

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Tip for further learning

by Sotiris_Zacharopoulos In reply to real IP

Check if your ip is dynamic or static. Go to http://www.no-ip.com (it will help you to understand many things)

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Suggested Product

by infinishare In reply to Setup FTP server behind a ...

Purplenova Lite / Pro lets you directly FTP to a home / office computer even those that have Private IP addresses such as yours.

http://www.purplenova.com/download.html

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