Open a web browser and type the IP address of the DIR series router into the address bar (default is 192.168.0.1).
The default username is admin
(all lower case) and the default password is blank (nothing). Click OK
Click on the TOOLS
tab and navigate down to the ADMINISTRATION
Check the box to Enable Remote Management
Enter the desired port in the Remote Admin Port
dialogue box. You can also leave the default port at 8080
Click on Save Settings
to save your settings.
Once the Settings have been saved. To access your router remotely, from a web browser enter: http://<your wanip>:8080
You can find your WAN IP by clicking on the STATUS
tab. It will be displayed under the WAN Section.