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 Share 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 Setting up a minecraft server ? Forum Trouble Setting Up a Minecraft Server Forum Any Advice on building a Minecraft Server ??? Forum 2 Questions, build good for linux minecraft server and what distro? Forum I cant play Minecraft because it wont create java vitual machine Forum Hosting a Minecraft server Forum Minecraft Multiplayer Server Problem Forum Suggestions for an miniITX case for a minecraft server build Forum First Time Minecraft Server Forum Linux Minecraft Server Components Forum New spec for son 's PC Forum $500-600 M-ITX Minecraft server ? Forum Minecraft server supplies. Forum Pulling DHCP from Cable Modem instead of wireless router Forum Block internet access on server running Windows Server 2003 Standard Forum Public IP addresses and accessing a server Forum How to check listed ip on the server Forum Hamachi or regular server? Forum Setting up personal e-mail server using personal domain name? Forum How can I setup server to access files remotely from Internet? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !