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What do I need to do to be able to remote manage my Cisco/Linksys E3000 Router?

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I have enabled the remote management, but still cannot connect. What am I missing? I am doing what the help says to do. Sounds straight forward yet stil cannot get it to work. Am I missing something, I just do not know. The router also has the latest firmware version. I tried it with the remote management port set to 8080. So I enter myexternalip:8080
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do you have pot 8080 open to listen on router?

use done to check

http://www.dyndns.com/support/kb/why_cant_i_connect_to_my_server.html
http://portforward.com/help/portcheck.htm

Jan MA CCNA
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u can use that as well
http://www.canyouseeme.org/
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It works now. I could not get it to work with 8080 for some reason. I changed the port to 8000 and it worked fine. Thanks for your posts.
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no probs thanks for points:)
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