Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for GeoVision DMIP:
GeoVision DMIP - PC
- TCP: 21
Forwarding Ports for GeoVision DMIP
When you use GeoVision DMIP you may need to forward ports in your router. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to GeoVision DMIP.
Routers are not designed to 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:
- Your router's internal IP address.
- Your computer's internal IP address.
- A list of TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
Find the IP Address of Your Router
We have free Router Detector software to help you find your router's IP address. It is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and is free for you to use it.
If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.
Forwarding a Port for GeoVision DMIP
A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. 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.
You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:
- Start by logging in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Type the IP address of your computer into the correct box in your router.
- It is now time to type the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for GeoVision DMIP 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 GeoVision DMIP:
List of Routers - Customized for GeoVision DMIP
That is the process required to forward ports in your router for GeoVision DMIP.