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Help Accessing Webpage From External IP

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#1 TheTimeCode


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Posted 20 July 2016 - 11:59 PM

Hi all! Right now I have setup a page on my computer that I can access through http://localhost:5000/ and I want to be able to access it through my Android phone (outside not in LAN). I have also done the following port forwarding option on my router:


However I cannot access the page through http://MYIPADDRESS:5000/ on the phone, or on the local computer. Additionally I have also allowed the port 5000 on Windows Firewall. However when I check the open port it says 5000 is closed. In addition here is the "netstat -banos" screenshot for the relevant program:




I'm rather clueless when it comes to this stuff that should be pretty simple. Can anyone help?


(Router is Hitron CGN3)

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