The ports that need to be forwarded for VideoReQuest are listed here:
VideoReQuest - PC
- TCP: 22, 2992, 3670
- UDP: 22, 2992, 3670
Forward Ports for VideoReQuest
When you use VideoReQuest you may need to forward ports in your router. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to VideoReQuest.
Routers generally do not allow incoming connection requests from the internet. A port forward can overcome this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port
Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:
- The IP address of your router.
- Your computer's internal IP address.
- Each of the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward.
Find Your Router's IP Address
You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. It is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and is free for you to use it.
We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.
Forwarding a Port for VideoReQuest
We have Network Utilities software that can 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.
Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The way to forward a port is:
- You can start by logging in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Put the IP address of your computer in the proper box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for VideoReQuest in the corresponding 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 VideoReQuest:
List of Routers - Customized for VideoReQuest
That's all it takes to forward your ports for VideoReQuest.