Accessing dvr remotely

Some minor items to add:

  • If your router serving IPs via DHCP, be sure to use a DHCP reservation to ensure the computer running Channels DVR maintains the same internal IP address.
  • When attempting to connect via cellular in the app, be sure to first choose to login to connect remotely.

What is connected to your netgear router on the WAN port? Is it a modem or another router?

If there's another router in front, you need to setup a DMZ on it and send all the traffic to the IP of your netgear.

I know this is old but I cannot access remotely, so I tried this and it works fine:

but when I navigate to I get this:

And though I can connect remotely and see the channel lineups, I cannot playback anything.