Port Forwarding and Remote Access in IP Cameras
Port Forwarding and Remote Access in IP Cameras

Port Forwarding and Remote Access in IP Cameras

If you’re curious about how to set up port forwarding and DDNS setup in our article.

IP cameras are often preferred by users who want to remotely access their cameras to watch videos live. The most common way to enable remote viewing is to manually set the port forwarding setting on the network router to which the camera is connected. 

The UPnP (universal plug-and-play), a new method supported by some cameras and routers, is not fully secure for a variety of reasons. In this article, we will examine port forwarding and dynamic DNS applications to remotely access security cameras. Although we focus on the I P camera installation , it is worth mentioning that the processes and concepts are the same for network video recorders and security camera DVRs.