Port Forwarding to a Security Camera or Recorder from ​D-Link Router

How to Enable Remote Access to a Security Camera or Recorder from D-Link Router?

To port forward your D-Link router, open your browser and type in your IP address and hit enter. If you do not know your IP Address, go to the computer’s Run bar and type in CMD. Type in IP Config and you can find your address as IPv4 Address.

After typing your IP address into the browser it will take you to your router’s login page.

After logging in, go to Status and write down the given IP address as you will be using this to port forward.

Port Forwarding to a Security Camera or Recorder from D-Link Router

Go to ADVANCED.

Port Forwarding to a Security Camera or Recorder from D-Link Router

From there, type in your IP Address into the given bar and the port you want to open is slotted into the Public Port tab. Change protocol to “both.” Hit the Check Box that is to the left of the Name and IP Address boxes. Hit “Save Settings” and you’re done.

Port Forwarding to a Security Camera or Recorder from D-Link Router

That’s pretty much it!

Note: the IP address used above was simply used for demonstration purposes.

Aug 15th 2021 Matt B

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