The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for a Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE DVR are:
Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE - PC
- TCP: 80, 554, 2222
Forward Ports for a Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE DVR
You may need to forward ports in your router when you use a Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE DVR. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to a Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE DVR.
By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.
Before You Forward a Port
Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:
- Your router's IP address.
- The internal IP address of your DVR.
- The list of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
How to Locate Your Router's IP Address
You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. It is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and is free for you to use it.
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 a Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE DVR
A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. 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.
Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The normal process for forwarding a port is:
- Begin by logging in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Put the IP address of your DVR in the proper box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for a Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE DVR 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 Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE DVR:
List of Routers - Customized for Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE
Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for a Hunt Electronic HDR-04DE DVR.