Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for a Zmodo H9104V DVR:
Zmodo H9104V - PC
- TCP: 80, 9000
- UDP: 80, 9000
Forward Ports for a Zmodo H9104V DVR
You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use a Zmodo H9104V DVR. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a Zmodo H9104V DVR.
By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. A port forward can overcome this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port
You need to know the following things before you can forward a port:
- The IP address of your router.
- Your DVR's internal IP address.
- The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
How to Locate Your Router's IP Address
We have free Router Detector software to help you find your router's IP address. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.
Otherwise, you can follow our guide Find Your Router IP Address.
Setting Up a Port Forward for a Zmodo H9104V DVR
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 step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Find the port forwarding section in your router.
- Type your DVR's IP address into the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for a Zmodo H9104V DVR 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 Zmodo H9104V DVR:
List of Routers - Customized for Zmodo H9104V
Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for a Zmodo H9104V DVR.