The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for an Edimax IC-7010 are:
Edimax IC-7010 - PC
- TCP: 80
Forward Ports for an Edimax IC-7010
You may need to forward ports in your router when you use an Edimax IC-7010. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to an Edimax IC-7010.
Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List
Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:
- The IP address of your router.
- Your camera's IP address.
- A list of TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
Find Your Router's IP Address
To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. 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.
Forwarding a Port for an Edimax IC-7010
The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. 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 process for forwarding a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Locate the section in your router that deals with port forwarding.
- Type the IP address of your camera into the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for an Edimax IC-7010 in the correct 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-7010:
List of Routers - Customized for Edimax IC-7010
Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for an Edimax IC-7010.