Download ngrok

ngrok is easy to install. Download a single binary with zero run-time dependencies for any major platform.

Unzip to install

On Linux or OSX you can unzip ngrok from a terminal with the following command. On Windows, just double click

$ unzip /path/to/

Most people set an alias for ngrok or keep it in their user folder for easy access in the command line.

Start it up

Read the documentation on how to use ngrok. Try it out by running it from the command line:

$ ./ngrok help

To start a HTTP tunnel on port 80, run this next:

$ ./ngrok http 80

Create an account

Free ngrok accounts give you more bandwidth, more active tunnels, more connections per minute, and other great features. Upgrade to a paid account to get reserved ngrok URLs and custom CNAMEs or to add team members to your account.

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