Port Forwarding the Sitecom WL-109 Router for GeoVision RemoteView
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Login to the Sitecom WL-109 Router
Now we need to know your routers IP address. You can find it a variety of ways.
How To Find Your Sitecom WL-109 Router IP Address
It's ok if you don't know your Sitecom WL-109 router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:
Login To The Sitecom WL-109 Router Using Your Web Browser
Open a web browser like Internet Explorer or Firefox. Enter the internal IP address of your router in the address bar of your browser.
In the picture above the address bar has http://www.google.com in it. Just replace all of that with the internal IP address of your Sitecom WL-109 router.
By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.0.1.
You should see a box prompting you for your username and password. Enter your username and password now.
The Default Sitecom WL-109 Router Username is: admin
The Default Sitecom WL-109 Router Password is: password
Click the Ok button to log in to your Sitecom WL-109 router.
Default Usernames and Passwords for other Sitecom Routers
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and password shown below did not work for you.
If you can't login to your router because you forgot your Sitecom WL-109 router username and password, use our
How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your
Sitecom WL-109 router back to its factory settings.
How to Port Forward GeoVision RemoteView on the Sitecom WL-109
Having trouble forwarding ports on the Sitecom WL-109?
If you are having trouble with this guide, then perhaps PFConfig may be your solution.
PFConfig is a software tool that will automatically forward ports for your Sitecom WL-109 router to save you time and hassle.
Sitecom WL-109 Router Port Forwarding Screenshots
Now that you are logged in to your Sitecom WL-109 router you should see the following:
Forward Port 3550 on the Sitecom WL-109
We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. GeoVision RemoteView requires
you to forward the 3550 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Virtual Servers menu and then click Add This Setting.
Under Security in the left hand menu click Firewall Services
You should see the following menu.
to add a service.
Go ahead and name your service. It doesn't really matter what the name is, but something easy to remember would be good. Select tcp or udp under type. If you are unsure of the type just select both. Last put in the Start and Finishing port numbers. If the service only requires one port, put that port number in both the start and the finish box. You may need to setup multiple services, depending upon the number of ports/port ranges the software you want to run requires. Click Save
when you have finished.
Now we need to go to the second section to continue setting up our port forwarding. Under Security in the left hand menu click Rules
Once again you should see the following menu.
Go ahead and click Add
in the Outbound or Inbound services section. If you are unsure whether the program you are using will use these ports for inbound or outbound traffic, repeat steps 7 through 9 for both Inbound and Outbound.
Select the service we previously created. Action should be set to ALLOW always
. Enter the ip address you want to forward these ports to in Send to LAN Server
. If you are forwarding ports so you can run a program on your computer, you should enter the your computers ip address into this box. Wan Users should be set to Any, unless you want to limit who you want to connect to these ports. This would be useful, lets say, if you only wanted your office computer to be able to ftp into your home computer. In that case you would put your office computers ip address in both the start and finish box. Generally log should be set to never, unless of course you want to create a log of network activity.
When you are finished with that configuration go ahead and click Save
When you're finished, click Save near the bottom of the screen to save your changes.
And that's it! You're done!
Test if Your Ports are Open
Now that you have forwarded ports for GeoVision RemoteView on the Sitecom WL-109 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.
To test if your port has been properly forwarded, you can use our Open Port Check tool.
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