Opening Ports for KGuard TC801 using Your Router

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The ports that need to be forwarded for a KGuard TC801 DVR are listed here:

KGuard TC801 - PC

  • TCP: 80, 9000
  • UDP:

Setting Up a Port Forward for a KGuard TC801 DVR

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use a KGuard TC801 DVR. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a KGuard TC801 DVR.

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

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. The software is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and it is completely free to use.

If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.

Setting Up a Port Forward for a KGuard TC801 DVR

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 step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for a KGuard TC801 DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for KGuard TC801

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for a KGuard TC801 DVR.

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