Static IP address for security camera DVR

Question:


For cctv viewed over the internet through a router.
Other than buying a static IP address, is there any way, like using a UPS to keep the IP address from changing.
Would this work?

Answer:

Typically you don't need to setup up a "static" IP address. You can just choose an IP address from your system and the router will allow you to keep using that even if there is a reset of the power.

The main thing is setting up the Port Forwarding on your router for external access.

You can learn more about Port Forwarding at the link below.

How to view a security DVR via the internet.

Thanks,

Peter Brissette
Security Camera Expert

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