Opening Ports for Video Patrol using Your Router

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

The following ports need to be forwarded for Video Patrol:

Video Patrol - PC

  • TCP: 8010
  • UDP:

Set Up a Port Forward for Video Patrol

When you use Video Patrol you might need to forward some ports in your router. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to Video Patrol.

Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:

Find Your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and is free for you to use it.

Otherwise, you can follow our guide Find Your Router IP Address.

How To Forward Ports for Video Patrol

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.

Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The process for forwarding a port is:

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 Video Patrol:

List of Routers - Customized for Video Patrol

Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for Video Patrol.

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