To setup port forwarding on the TP-Link TL-WR740N router your computer needs to have a static IP address. You should complete one of the following steps first:
Now we need to know your routers IP address. You can find it a variety of ways.
It's ok if you don't know your TP-Link TL-WR740N router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:
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 TP-Link TL-WR740N router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.1.1.
Click the Ok button to log in to your TP-Link TL-WR740N router.
Please visit our Default TP-Link Router Passwords page if the username and password shown below did not work for you.
If you can't login to your router because you forgot your TP-Link TL-WR740N router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your TP-Link TL-WR740N router back to its factory settings.
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 TP-Link TL-WR740N router to save you time and hassle.
Before we can forward ports to your DVR, we need to change some settings in your DVR.
Open the SuperDvr program. Click the lock on the right side of the window to log in. By default the username is system and the password is blank. That might mean that you enter nothing for the password, or you might actually have to type blank.
Click the wrench tool on the right hand side of the screen to get in to the configuration menu.
The red box in the screenshot above circles the ports that must be forwarded to your computer's ip address.
Now that you are logged in to your TP-Link TL-WR740N router you should see the following:
Click the Forwarding link near the left of the page.
You should now see a new menu. In this new menu, click Virtual Servers.
Click the Add New button near the center of the page.
We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. QSee QSU2DVR04 requires you to forward the 80,1159-1161 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Add or Modify a Virtual Server Entry menu and then click Save.
And that is it! You are done!
Now that you have forwarded ports for QSee QSU2DVR04 on the TP-Link TL-WR740N you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.