Create a Port Forward for an EverFocus Paragon in your Router

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The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for an EverFocus Paragon DVR are:

EverFocus Paragon - DVR

  • TCP: 80
  • UDP: 80

Forwarding Ports for an EverFocus Paragon DVR

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use an EverFocus Paragon DVR. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to an EverFocus Paragon DVR.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

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

Find Your Router's IP Address

We have free Router Detector software to help you find your router's IP address. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

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

Forwarding a Port for an EverFocus Paragon DVR

The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. With Network Utilities, you can easily forward ports and also un-forward ports quickly so that you can keep your network up to date with the ports that you need forwarded and 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:

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 EverFocus Paragon DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for EverFocus Paragon

That's all it takes to forward your ports for an EverFocus Paragon DVR.

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