Port Forwarding the Sweex LB000021 Router for QSee QSD2304L


What is Port Forwarding?

If you don't know what Port Forwarding is yet, you might want to start by reading our What is Port Forwarding guide.

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Before Forwarding a Port Setup a Static IP Address

To setup port forwarding on the Sweex LB000021 router your computer needs to have a static IP address. You should complete one of the following steps first:


Now that you have setup a Static IP Address on your computer, please enter the IP address that you assigned to your computer here:

Don't Skip This Step!

Login to the Sweex LB000021 Router

Now we need to know your routers IP address. You can find it a variety of ways.

How To Find Your Sweex LB000021 Router IP Address

It's ok if you don't know your Sweex LB000021 router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:

Login To The Sweex LB000021 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.

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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 Sweex LB000021 router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.2.1.

Sweex LB000021 Screenshot 1

You should see a box prompting you for your username and password. Enter your username and password now.

The Default Sweex LB000021 Router Username is: admin

The Default Sweex LB000021 Router Password is: 1234


Click the Okd button to log in to your Sweex LB000021 router.


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If you can't login to your router because you forgot your Sweex LB000021 router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your Sweex LB000021 router back to its factory settings.


How to Port Forward QSee QSD2304L on the Sweex LB000021


Having trouble forwarding ports on the Sweex LB000021?

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 Sweex LB000021 router to save you time and hassle.

Configuring the DVR to pick up an IP address

  • Press Menu
  • Select System

  • Select Network

  • Put a check in the DHCP box.
  • Select OK.

  • Exit out to the live cameras by pressing the ESC button on the DVR.


Power Cycle the DVR

  • Remove the power cable from the back of the dvr.
  • Wait 20 seconds.
  • Plug in the power cable.


Identifying the IP address

  • Press Menu
  • Select Info
  • Select Network

  • Write down the IP address, subnet mask & gateway found on your info network screen.



Assign a Static IP

  • Press Menu
  • Select System

  • Select Network

  • Remove the check from the DHCP box.
  • Input the same IP address, subnet mask & gateway - (you wrote down earlier).

  • Select ok

Sweex LB000021 Router Port Forwarding Screenshots

Now that you are logged in to your Sweex LB000021 router you should see the following:

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Click the General Setup button near the left of the page.

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Click the NAT link near the left of the page.

You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click Virtual Server or Port Forwarding.

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Forward Ports 80 on the Sweex LB000021

We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. QSee QSD2304L requires you to forward the 80,2000 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Virtual Server or Port Forwarding menu and then click Add.

Private IP Private Port Type Public Port Comment


Forward Ports 2000 on the Sweex LB000021

You should see another page of settings that need to be entered into one of the blank lines on your routers Virtual Server or Port Forwarding page. Go ahead and enter those settings and then click Add.

Private IP Private Port Type Public Port Comment

And that is it! You are done!


Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports for QSee QSD2304L on the Sweex LB000021 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. Our Open Port Check tool is the only online port checking tool with Guaranteed Results.

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