How to Port Forward Zmodo H9516 in Your Router

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

The following ports need to be forwarded for a Zmodo H9516 DVR:

Zmodo H9516 - PC

  • TCP: 80, 2200
  • UDP: 80, 2200

Forward Ports for a Zmodo H9516 DVR

When you use a Zmodo H9516 DVR you may need to forward ports in your router. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to a Zmodo H9516 DVR.

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

Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List

You need to know the following things before you can forward a port:

Find the IP Address of Your Router

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 Zmodo H9516 DVR

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically 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.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The process for forwarding a port is:

You probably will need to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for a Zmodo H9516 DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for Zmodo H9516

That's all it takes to forward your ports for a Zmodo H9516 DVR.

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