Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for a Video Insight Health Monitor:
Video Insight Health Monitor - PC
- TCP: 11000
Set Up a Port Forward for a Video Insight Health Monitor
You may need to forward ports in your router when you use a Video Insight Health Monitor. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a Video Insight Health Monitor.
Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port
Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:
- Your router's internal IP address.
- Your camera's IP address.
- Each of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
How to Locate Your Router's IP Address
The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. The software is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and it is 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 Video Insight Health Monitor
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.
Alternatively you can do it by hand. The way to forward a port is:
- Begin by logging in to your router.
- Locate the section in your router that deals with port forwarding.
- Type the IP address of your camera into the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for a Video Insight Health Monitor 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 Video Insight Health Monitor:
List of Routers - Customized for Video Insight Health Monitor
Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for a Video Insight Health Monitor.