Oct 29

Some applications use a series of ports that change each time the application is used. Special Applications will open all ports for an application when a port is triggered.

Step 1: Open a web browser and type the IP address of the gaming router in the address bar (default is Press Enter.

Step 2: The default password is blank (nothing). Click Log In.


Step 3 Click Advanced at the top and then click Special Applications on the left side.

Step 4 Pre-defined applications will be listed in the Application Level Gateway (ALG) Configuration section. To disable any of the pre-defined applications, uncheck them.

To add a Special Application rule select the Enable checkbox in the Add Special Applications Rule section and configure the following:

  • Name – Enter a name to identify the rule or select a rule using the drop-down list to the right.


  • Trigger Port Range – Enter the port or a range of ports that will trigger the rule.
  • Protocol – Select the protocol (TCP, UDP, or Both).


  • Input Port Range – Enter the LAN port or range of ports.
  • Input Protocol – Select the protocol for the LAN interface (TCP, UDP, or Both).


  • Schedule – Select AlwaysA10323_image5

Step 5 Click Save to apply the new settings.

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