How to Create a Port Forward in Your Router for Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1

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

The ports that need to be forwarded for a Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1 DVR are listed here:

Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1 - PC

  • TCP: 2000
  • UDP:

Forwarding Ports for a Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1 DVR

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use a Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1 DVR. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to a Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1 DVR.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. It is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and is free for you to use it.

Otherwise, you can follow our guide Find Your Router IP Address.

How To Forward Ports for a Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1 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.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

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 a Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1 DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for a Digital Watchdog DW-VMAXD1 DVR.

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