How to Open a Port in Your Router for Yawcam

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

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Yawcam are:

Yawcam - PC

  • TCP: 8081, 8888
  • UDP: 8081

Forward Ports for Yawcam

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use Yawcam. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to Yawcam.

Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following 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.

We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.

How To Set Up Port Forwarding for Yawcam

We have Network Utilities software that can forward ports for you. Network Utilities lets you manage port forwards by putting them in when you need them and also removing the ones that you no longer need which maximized network security.

Port forwarding can also be set up step-by-step by hand. The way to forward 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 Yawcam:

List of Routers - Customized for Yawcam

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for Yawcam.

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