The ports that need to be forwarded for a Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 DVR are listed here:
Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 - PC
- TCP: 80, 2000
Forwarding Ports for a Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 DVR
You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use a Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 DVR. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to a Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 DVR.
Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List
Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:
- The internal IP address of your router.
- Your DVR's IP address.
- The list of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
Locate Your Router's IP Address
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.
You can also follow our Find Your Router IP Address article.
Forwarding a Port for a Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 DVR
A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. 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.
You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The normal process for forwarding a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Find the port forwarding section in your router.
- Type the IP address of your DVR into the correct box in your router.
- Enter the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward for a Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 DVR in the corresponding boxes in your router.
Usually you have to reboot your router in order to save the changes.
You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for a Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 DVR:
List of Routers - Customized for Qsee QSTD2408C8-320
That is the process required to forward ports in your router for a Qsee QSTD2408C8-320 DVR.