Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for GeoVision SMS

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The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for GeoVision SMS are:

GeoVision SMS - PC

  • TCP: 6886
  • UDP:

Forward Ports for GeoVision SMS

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

Routers generally do not allow incoming connection requests from the internet. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:

Find the IP Address of Your Router

To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.

Forwarding a Port for GeoVision SMS

We have Network Utilities software that can forward ports for you. 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:

You probably will need 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 SMS:

List of Routers - Customized for GeoVision SMS

That's all it takes to forward your ports for GeoVision SMS.

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