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Topic # 95611 9-Jan-2012 14:09
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I have a basic Orcon Genius account (non-business, individual account) and would like to go beyond the basic HTML webserver via USB hard drive.

Since Port Forwarding is disabled on Orcon, is there a way of connecting to a web-server via networking from the USB connection on the router using a USB-Ethernet adaptor OR some Direct Connection Cable (DCC) to identify my PC rather than a USB hard drive ?

It is for private use and not business related.

Much appreciated. 

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  Reply # 566519 9-Jan-2012 14:55
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Port forwarding is not disabled on the Orcon Genius units.
If youre seeing it being disabled, then somethings not right...




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Reply # 566524 9-Jan-2012 15:02
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Appreciate the quick response...

Have been mucking around to get it going but nothing happens.

- disabled firewall (to ensure it does not bother)
- started webserver on port 8888
- Port Fowarded to  external-ip/test/ to internal-ip on port 8888

checked it from outside but nothing happens... i must have missed something if what you say is correct.

 Thanks...will keep trying.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 566562 9-Jan-2012 16:35
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I'll check how mines setup tonight and screenshot it for you if I havent deleted the forward rule :) (no server now)




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  Reply # 566587 9-Jan-2012 17:49
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Also make sure your PC's firewall is not blocking incoming connection on that port. And make sure the port forward is going to the correct IP address.




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  Reply # 566606 9-Jan-2012 19:20
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All working for me...




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  Reply # 566755 10-Jan-2012 09:25
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I really appreciate your help....thanks..owe you one.



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  Reply # 566757 10-Jan-2012 09:27
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Thanks appreciate the info

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