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January 3, 2013

DynamicDNS client for windows

Filed under: Microsoft Related — Tags: — Syed Jahanzaib / Pinochio~:) @ 12:56 PM

A friend of mine asked me howto configure DDNS client in Windows, so he ca remotely access his PC from the remote location, In my previous article  at
I described howto howto configure DynamicDNS ( on Mikrotik  for remote management,but in this following short guide I will tell you how you can configure dynamicdns on windows using the ddns client.

To configure dynamicdns client ( on windows base OS, First create your account at (its well described at

After your account is created, now  download and install dynamic dns client (known as homingbeacon) from following location

Installation is fairly simple. Just clicking few next next🙂

After installation is done, execute “The HomingBeacon Console” from the windows start menu. After its open , click on ‘I already have account‘  (If you don’t already have the account, you can create it from the web or clicking on ‘) am a new customer’
As showed in the image below . . .

1- pic1

Now Enter your account id with password that you already created earlier.
As showed in the image below . . .

2- enter id passwordClick on Save & Close.



It will update the public IP of your WAN to your account at
As showed in the image below . . .

3- update


Verify it by going to your account, and see if the ip is updated properly. Now its time to configure your DSL router to create port forwarding rule, so required connections can be made from remote location.
For example you want to host HTTP Server on your local PC and want to access it remotely, open your DSL Router Page, and

Login to your dsl modem control panel.
As showed in the image below . . .

4-add nat in dsl.






Syed Jahanzaib


  1. Dear, At first take my salam.please notify me how to DDNS on RHEL 6 or Scientific Linux 6.3 or Centos 6.3

    Date: Thu, 3 Jan 2013 07:57:12 +0000 To:

    Comment by Murad Hosen — January 3, 2013 @ 7:09 PM

    • There is a very good step by step guide at following.

      Its actually for ubuntu, but works pretty much for every flavor of nix.

      Comment by Syed Jahanzaib / Pinochio~:) — January 4, 2013 @ 9:06 AM

      • My Name is Ehsan I would love to meet you and if by any chance you are in lahore or evey come to lahore do contact me my skype is ehsan888 atleast do give me a chance to say thank you for all you knowladge and free of heart work to educated other without any cosy …I really admire the work you have done… evey good thing may be used as bad too do your FREE heart learning did made other to gain and some to lose but still overy you have done lot good
        I will await your contact ….In sha Allah ….and may all Allah bless yopu more with more knowladge

        Comment by Ehsan Elahi — February 7, 2013 @ 1:51 AM

      • Sure If I visit Lahore someday, I will meet you InshaAllah.
        Thanks & JazakALLAH

        Comment by Syed Jahanzaib / Pinochio~:) — February 7, 2013 @ 8:29 AM

  2. Sir How to Control another pc an dhow to benefit this tutiorial. I do not Understand. I see your mikrotik ddns and i work successfully.But I do not Understand this tutiorial, Please descrive it.

    Comment by Anower Ullah — January 12, 2013 @ 3:42 PM

  3. Assalamu alikum Bro..This is Nahid from Bangladesh..I always see your post in your personal blog and learn many thing from it.. Specially about Mikrotik router..Your post help me so much at my work..Bro I want know that: “How can I install Mikrotik OS on a Desktop Computer”??.Can I use a Desktop PC as a Mikrotik Router??. I have no idea please help me A to can i do that.. I always pray for u..Keep well..Allah hafiz..

    Comment by GSB NAHID — February 19, 2013 @ 11:52 AM

  4. Great tutorial! Thanks a lot for this step by step guide!🙂

    Comment by Rocco Zeiler — February 5, 2014 @ 5:01 PM

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