The ports that need to be forwarded for a Panasonic BL-C101 are listed here:
Panasonic BL-C101 - PC
- TCP: 80
Setting Up a Port Forward for a Panasonic BL-C101
When you use a Panasonic BL-C101 you may need to forward ports in your router. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to a Panasonic BL-C101.
Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List
You need to know the following things before you can forward a port:
- The IP address of your router.
- The IP address of your camera.
- The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
Find the IP Address of Your Router
You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.
If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.
How To Set Up Port Forwarding for a Panasonic BL-C101
A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. 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.
You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The process for forwarding a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Find the port forwarding section in your router.
- Put your camera's IP address in the proper box in your router.
- It is now time to type the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for a Panasonic BL-C101 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 Panasonic BL-C101:
List of Routers - Customized for Panasonic BL-C101
That's all it takes to forward your ports for a Panasonic BL-C101.