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Unable to access Web site since implementing router

I have a D-Link wireless router. I run a Web site from my PC. Since I have changed my USB modem to the D-Link wireless router, I can't access my Web site. I keep getting the router login screen. I have set up port forwarding so my internal IP address has the needed ports, i.e 80,110,25 etc but to no joy. I can access the Internet no problem I just can't seem to get to my site. The router does not have the facility to change its port to another as my old sparcom did. Do you have any ideas?

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I don't have a D-Link, so I can't provide detailed instructions. You could try turning off remote administration -- remote access to your router's admin pages from the public Internet. Then, test it from a Web browser on the Internet, rather than from a computer on your local intranet. Otherwise, it sounds like it should work.

This was first published in June 2004

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