The following ports need to be forwarded for GeoVision RemotePlayBack:
GeoVision RemotePlayBack - PC
- TCP: 5066
Forward Ports for GeoVision RemotePlayBack
You may need to forward ports in your router when you use GeoVision RemotePlayBack. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to GeoVision RemotePlayBack.
Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.
Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port
You need to know the following things before you can forward a port:
- The IP address of your router.
- The IP address of your computer.
- Each of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
Locate Your Router's IP Address
The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. 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.
Setting Up a Port Forward for GeoVision RemotePlayBack
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.
Alternatively you can do it by hand. The way to forward a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Type the IP address of your computer into the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for GeoVision RemotePlayBack in the corresponding boxes in your router.
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 GeoVision RemotePlayBack:
List of Routers - Customized for GeoVision RemotePlayBack
Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for GeoVision RemotePlayBack.