Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for a Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 DVR:
Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 - PC
- TCP: 80, 9000, 18004
- UDP: 9000, 18004
Set Up a Port Forward for a Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 DVR
You may need to forward ports in your router when you use a Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 DVR. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to a Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 DVR.
Routers generally do not allow incoming connection requests from the internet. A port forward 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:
- Your router's IP address.
- Your DVR's IP address.
- Each 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 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 Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 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.
Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The way to forward a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Locate the section in your router that deals with port forwarding.
- Type the IP address of your DVR into the correct box in your router.
- It is now time to type the TCP and UDP ports that you are forwarding for a Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 DVR in the correct boxes in your router.
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 Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 DVR:
List of Routers - Customized for Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041
That is the process required to forward ports in your router for a Syntech 4CH DVR - DW1041 DVR.