View Full Version : [ubuntu] Transmission - automatically map port

September 21st, 2008, 06:07 PM
hi guys -

really silly question, but on Transmission, does 'automatically map port' when ticked mean it will use the port i assign, or use a random one, and thus i need to untick it?


September 21st, 2008, 06:16 PM
It uses the one you assign but avoids the need to setup port forwarding manually on your router.

In my case if I go to the port forwarding page on my router at it shows the port forwarded that matches the number specified in transmission.

Note you need to have a upnp compatible and enabled router