RB750/750G - Port Forward Setting


Documentation links:

From MikroTik: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Forwarding_a_port_to_an_internal_IP

This setup seem to work well for me, however there are so many other features which I'm still not familiar with.
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2011 Apr 23 - Thanks Rizvanrp for highlighting the Out-Interface setting in order for the port forward to work properly! Smile



Go to IP --> Firewall

Select NAT tab, click Add to create new port forwarding

Enter relevant information at General tab as follows:

Note: Enter Dst.Address only if you require to forward external fix IP

Enter relevant information at Action tab as follows, click OK when done:


Noticed that the new port forward rule has been setup:





If have a lot of port forwarding rules, may consider codes entry, just open Terminal window and enter codes according to the following pattern.


Port forward without external fix IP (most commonly use):

/ip firewall nat add chain=dstnat protocol=tcp dst-port=12345 \ action=dst-nat to-addresses=yyy.yyy.yyy.yyy to-ports=12345


Port forward with external fix IP:

/ip firewall nat add chain=dstnat dst-address=xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx protocol=tcp dst-port=12345 \ action=dst-nat to-addresses=yyy.yyy.yyy.yyy to-ports=12345



12345 = is your desire port number
xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx = external fix IP
yyy.yyy.yyy.yyy = local IP (eg,




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