How To Open Ports in Your Router for LILIN DVR-208

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

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for a LILIN DVR-208 DVR are:


  • TCP: 80, 8000, 9000
  • UDP:

Set Up a Port Forward for a LILIN DVR-208 DVR

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use a LILIN DVR-208 DVR. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to a LILIN DVR-208 DVR.

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

Before Forwarding a Port

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

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.

You can also follow our Find Your Router IP Address article.

How To Set Up Port Forwarding for a LILIN DVR-208 DVR

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

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 LILIN DVR-208 DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for LILIN DVR-208

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for a LILIN DVR-208 DVR.

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