The ports that need to be forwarded for an Edimax IC-7000PTn are listed here:
Edimax IC-7000PTn - PC
- TCP: 80, 4321
Set Up a Port Forward for an Edimax IC-7000PTn
You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use an Edimax IC-7000PTn. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to an Edimax IC-7000PTn.
Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.
Before You Forward a Port
Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:
- The internal IP address of your router.
- Your camera's IP address.
- The list of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
Locate Your Router's IP Address
You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. The software is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and it is completely free to use.
We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.
Setting Up a Port Forward for an Edimax IC-7000PTn
A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. 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.
Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:
- Start by logging in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Type your camera's IP address into the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for an Edimax IC-7000PTn in the corresponding boxes in your router.
Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.
You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for an Edimax IC-7000PTn:
List of Routers - Customized for Edimax IC-7000PTn
That is the process required to forward ports in your router for an Edimax IC-7000PTn.