If you download "stuff" from the Internet and use software such as BitTorrent,Emule, or if you are a online gamer and have slow connections but everything looks good in windows utilities and use a hardware firewall or Router this site can help you step-by-step to forward your port through your firewall for a faster connection. Most ISP's monitor lower ports so it is always best to set your ports over 20000. The following site will explain all just select your hardware then select what ever it is you want to forward and follow the steps.

Link: http://www.portforward.com/routers.htm

Posted 9 years ago