The ports that need to be forwarded for a Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4 DVR are listed here:
Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4 - PC
- TCP: 80, 5050, 6050, 7050
- UDP: 80, 5050, 6050, 7050
Forward Ports for a Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4 DVR
When you use a Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4 DVR you may need to forward ports in your router. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4 DVR.
Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.
Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port
Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:
- Your router's internal IP address.
- Your DVR's IP address.
- The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
How to Locate Your Router's IP Address
To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.
If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.
Setting Up a Port Forward for a Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4 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.
You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The way to forward a port is:
- Log in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Type your DVR's IP address into the correct box in your router.
- Enter the TCP and UDP ports that you need to forward for a Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4 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 ZMD-DD-SAN4 DVR:
List of Routers - Customized for Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4
Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for a Zmodo ZMD-DD-SAN4 DVR.