The ports that need to be forwarded for a QSee QR4174-418-3 DVR are listed here:
QSee QR4174-418-3 - PC
- TCP: 80, 9000
Forwarding Ports for a QSee QR4174-418-3 DVR
You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use a QSee QR4174-418-3 DVR. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to a QSee QR4174-418-3 DVR.
Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.
Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port
Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:
- Your router's IP address.
- Your DVR's IP address.
- A list of TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
How to Locate Your Router's IP Address
The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. 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.
How To Set Up Port Forwarding for a QSee QR4174-418-3 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.
Port forwarding can also be set up step-by-step by hand. The way to forward a port is:
- Begin by logging in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Type your DVR's IP address into the correct box in your router.
- Enter the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward for a QSee QR4174-418-3 DVR in the corresponding boxes in your router.
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 QSee QR4174-418-3 DVR:
List of Routers - Customized for QSee QR4174-418-3
Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for a QSee QR4174-418-3 DVR.