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Dynamic Domain Name Service (DDNS) provides the capability for a networked device using the Internet Protocol Suite to notify a DDNS host to change the active DNS co nfiguration of its hostnames or addresses. This i s a useful feature that your Q-SeeDVR system is equipped with and can be helpful in avoiding any issues that might occur due to frequent or unplanned changes to your Public/WAN IP address. Enabling DDNS on yourQ-SeeDVR system will allow you to connect to your device t hrough a DDNS host such o rder to facilitate this ability on yourQ-SeeDVR system, you must first set up Port Forwarding a s directed in the User Manual for this device. O nce you have enabled Port Forwarding, you can configure your DDNS information by following these steps:

a.Using a computer that is connected to the same network as your Q-SeeDVR, use your IE Browser to go tohttp://

b.Click on the New User? Link at the bottom of your page (http://myq-see .com/reg.asp).

c.Complete the registratio n process by following the on-screendirectio ns and click the [Submit] button at the b ottom of your screen (Figure 1).

(Figure 1)

(Figure 2)

d.The next screen will ask you to create a domain name. Domain name s must start with an (a-z)or(0-9)and can not contain a hyphen. Once you choose you r domain name, click on the [Request Do main] button. This will generate a confirmation screen which tells you if your Domain name is available and list an IP address (Figure 2). Verify that this is your current IP Address by going and c hecking that it is the same address listed in your confirmation screen (Figure 2).

e.Once you have complet ed steps a-d,go to the DVR and go to Menu→ Network (Figure 3).

(Figure 3)

f.Clicking on Network will generate a Network settings dialog box as illustrated in Figure 4. Click on the [DDNS SETUP] button to generate a DDNS setting dialog box as illustrated in Figure 5.

(Figure 4)

NOTICE: You need to put your public DNS. This can be found in your Router Status tab. Usually there are 2 DNS entries (DNS1 & DNS2). Use DNS 1 only. If you router does not list the DNS address get it from your Internet Service Provider.

g.Enter the User Name, Password and Domain Name that you registered for through the [APPLY] button at the bottom of the screen and then the [EXIT] button. This should return you to the Network Setup menu.

h.Click the [APPLY] button and then the [EXIT] button at the bottom of the Network Setup Screen and your DDNS setup is complete.

(Figure 5)