Port Forwarding on Your Router for QSee QSDR174RTC

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

Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for a QSee QSDR174RTC DVR:


  • TCP: 80, 9000
  • UDP:

Setting Up a Port Forward for a QSee QSDR174RTC DVR

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use a QSee QSDR174RTC DVR. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a QSee QSDR174RTC DVR.

Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

Make sure that you know these things before forwarding a port:

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

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

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

How To Set Up Port Forwarding for a QSee QSDR174RTC DVR

The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. 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.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The way to forward 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 QSee QSDR174RTC DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for QSee QSDR174RTC

Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for a QSee QSDR174RTC DVR.

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