How to Port Forward Without Router Access
So you want to port forward without router access? Router restrictions sometimes make this hard, or even impossible. There are many methods to port forward without router access. Some methods are better than others at allowing you to port forward without router access. Some people use VPNs with Port Forwarding such as 143VPN, some people prefer the uTorrent method, which is much less stable than this method and the VPN method. By far, the most secure is the VPN method, but if you are not concerned about security and just want to connect to your Mine Craft server, this will work for you.Requirements:
- Java SE Runtime Environment – Download here
- UPNP allowed with in your router (most routers do).
- UPNP Portmapper
Download the program and the prerequisites above. You will need these tools to port forward without router access.
When it is done, open it and it’ll look like this:
Press the button with “Connect”, you will be asked to allow your firewall to work with Java. Press allow.
Once you are connected you will be able to see all of your open ports.
Now we want to open a port, press “Create”.
Once you push create, it will look like this:
Now press “Add” and you will get this:
Now you write down your desired port in both boxes and press save.
For this tutorial I will use 25565 (Minecraft). Also make sure to write a description to your desire.
We have our portmapping present now, just press the preset we created, then press “Use”. You have now successfully port forwarded!