Forwarding Ports in Your Router for Zmodo M6008

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

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for a Zmodo M6008 DVR are:

Zmodo M6008 - PC

  • TCP: 80, 6802
  • UDP: 80, 6802

Forward Ports for a Zmodo M6008 DVR

When you use a Zmodo M6008 DVR you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to a Zmodo M6008 DVR.

Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

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

Find Your Router's IP Address

To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. 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 Forward Ports for a Zmodo M6008 DVR

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. 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 normal 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 M6008 DVR:

List of Routers - Customized for Zmodo M6008

That's all it takes to forward your ports for a Zmodo M6008 DVR.

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