The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for a Gadspot IP Camera are:
Gadspot IP Camera - PC
- TCP: 80
Forwarding Ports for a Gadspot IP Camera
When you use a Gadspot IP Camera you may need to forward ports in your router. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a Gadspot IP Camera.
Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. 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 internal IP address.
- The list of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
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 a Gadspot IP Camera
You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. Network Utilities lets you manage port forwards by putting them in when you need them and also removing the ones that you no longer need which maximized network security.
You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The process for forwarding a port is:
- You can start by logging in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Put your camera's IP address in the proper box in your router.
- It is now time to type the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for a Gadspot IP Camera in the correct boxes in your router.
Frequently you have 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 a Gadspot IP Camera:
List of Routers - Customized for Gadspot IP Camera
Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for a Gadspot IP Camera.