Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for Amcrest IPM-721

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The ports that need to be forwarded for an Amcrest IPM-721 are listed here:

Amcrest IPM-721 - IP Camera

  • TCP: 80, 443, 554, 37777
  • UDP: 37778

Setting Up a Port Forward for an Amcrest IPM-721

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use an Amcrest IPM-721. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to an Amcrest IPM-721.

Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

You need to know the following things before you can forward a port:

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. The software is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and it is completely free to use.

You can also follow our Find Your Router IP Address article.

How To Forward Ports for an Amcrest IPM-721

We have Network Utilities software that can 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.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The way to forward a port is:

You probably will need to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for an Amcrest IPM-721:

List of Routers - Customized for Amcrest IPM-721

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for an Amcrest IPM-721.

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