How to Forward Ports in Your Router for QSee QSC26416

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

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for a QSee QSC26416 DVR are:

QSee QSC26416 - PC

  • TCP: 80, 8000
  • UDP:

Set Up a Port Forward for a QSee QSC26416 DVR

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use a QSee QSC26416 DVR. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a QSee QSC26416 DVR.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

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

Find the IP Address of Your Router

To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. 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 QSee QSC26416 DVR

The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. With Network Utilities, you can easily forward ports and also un-forward ports quickly so that you can keep your network up to date with the ports that you need forwarded and maximize your network security.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The normal 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 QSee QSC26416 DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for QSee QSC26416

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for a QSee QSC26416 DVR.

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