I am using Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian OS. I installed nodejs on it and started node server on port 3000. I can open it from Raspberry Pi but I can't open it from local network. All I need is to run a web app on my RPI and make it accessible from local network.

This is how I can open it on Raspberry: enter image description here

This is what I see if I try to open it from other computer in the network: enter image description here

Same thing if I try to access it by ip. So how can I make my web app available for other computers in the network?

  • If your Pi is connected via a router you need to configure the router. Configuring a router is not relevant to the Raspberry Pi.
    – joan
    Oct 23, 2016 at 16:37
  • @joan it has nothing to do with the router. I can connect to Pi via the rdp or putty, which means it's in the network, I want to access it via HTTP as well and I have a server running on it, I just need to open a port.
    – Andrei
    Oct 23, 2016 at 16:42
  • "It's like behind the firewall or something..." -> You need to make more of an effort to describe the problem if you want an informed opinion about it.
    – goldilocks
    Oct 23, 2016 at 17:13
  • That is not a description of the problem. That is an elaboration of your diagnosis (firewall) which, if correct, means it has nothing to do with the pi because there is no firewall active by default on Raspbian. Perhaps it is a firewall involving the machines you are trying to access the pi from.
    – goldilocks
    Oct 23, 2016 at 17:28
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    I think your server app just listens to, set it to
    – vaha
    Oct 23, 2016 at 21:38

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To be able to connect to (in other words the loopback IP) does not mean that the server app is bound to all network interfaces of the system.

To listen all existing or will be existed interfaces, an app should be bound to the address

By this way, remote clients will be able to connect to the corresponding IP adresses.

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