The following ports need to be forwarded for a QSee QT426-811 DVR:
QSee QT426-811 - PC
- TCP: 80, 6036
Forward Ports for a QSee QT426-811 DVR
You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use a QSee QT426-811 DVR. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to a QSee QT426-811 DVR.
Routers generally do not allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.
Before You Forward a Port
Make sure that you know these things before forwarding a port:
- Your router's IP address.
- The internal IP address of your DVR.
- The list of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
Find Your Router's IP Address
We have free Router Detector software to help you find your router's IP address. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.
We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.
How To Forward Ports for a QSee QT426-811 DVR
You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. 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.
Port forwarding can also be set up step-by-step by hand. The normal process for forwarding a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Put the IP address of your DVR in the proper box in your router.
- It is now time to type the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for a QSee QT426-811 DVR in the correct boxes in your router.
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 QT426-811 DVR:
List of Routers - Customized for QSee QT426-811
Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for a QSee QT426-811 DVR.