The ports that need to be forwarded for an ACTi ENR-1100 DVR are listed here:
ACTi ENR-1100 - PC
- TCP: 80
Set Up a Port Forward for an ACTi ENR-1100 DVR
You may need to forward ports in your router when you use an ACTi ENR-1100 DVR. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to an ACTi ENR-1100 DVR.
By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port
Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:
- The internal IP address of your router.
- Your DVR's IP address.
- The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
Find the IP Address of Your Router
The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.
If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.
How To Forward Ports for an ACTi ENR-1100 DVR
You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. Our Network Utilities software allows you to add port forwards and also remove them when you no longer need them to maximize your network security.
Port forwarding can also be set up step-by-step by hand. The process for forwarding a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Type the IP address of your DVR into the correct box in your router.
- Enter the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward for an ACTi ENR-1100 DVR in the corresponding boxes in your router.
Usually you have to reboot your router in order to save the changes.
You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for an ACTi ENR-1100 DVR:
List of Routers - Customized for ACTi ENR-1100
That's all it takes to forward your ports for an ACTi ENR-1100 DVR.