Solved I am helping my son set up a minecraft server. Tags: Routers IP Port Forwarding Minecraft Servers Networking Last response: October 10, 2011 2:47 PM in Networking Share larrycpa September 25, 2011 8:05:52 PM we need to do port forwarding but do not know what to enter in the local IP (I assume the router IP)Local port and public port. Any advice? More about : helping son set minecraft server Best solution Emerald September 25, 2011 10:51:30 PM you need to assign a static IP to the server. then to enter that IP as Local IP in the port forwarding screen. enter the number for Local and Public port. read the instructions for which ports need to be opened. larrycpa September 26, 2011 5:44:41 PM Thanks. I'll check the forums for instructions on how to do that. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer larrycpa October 10, 2011 2:47:57 PM Best answer selected by larrycpa. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSetting up a minecraft server ? ForumTrouble Setting Up a Minecraft Server ForumAny Advice on building a Minecraft Server ??? Forum2 Questions, build good for linux minecraft server and what distro? ForumI cant play Minecraft because it wont create java vitual machine ForumHosting a Minecraft server ForumMinecraft Multiplayer Server Problem ForumSuggestions for an miniITX case for a minecraft server build ForumFirst Time Minecraft Server ForumLinux Minecraft Server Components ForumNew spec for son 's PC Forum$500-600 M-ITX Minecraft server ? ForumMinecraft server supplies. ForumPulling DHCP from Cable Modem instead of wireless router ForumBlock internet access on server running Windows Server 2003 Standard ForumPublic IP addresses and accessing a server ForumHow to check listed ip on the server ForumHamachi or regular server? ForumSetting up personal e-mail server using personal domain name? ForumHow can I setup server to access files remotely from Internet? More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !