Opening Ports for QSee QT DVRs using Your Router

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

The following ports need to be forwarded for a QSee QT DVRs DVR:

QSee QT DVRs - PC

  • TCP: 85, 6036
  • UDP:

Setting Up a Port Forward for a QSee QT DVRs DVR

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

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these 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. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

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 QSee QT DVRs DVR

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. 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 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 QT DVRs DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for QSee QT DVRs

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

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