How To Setup Blue Iris Web Server?

Blue Iris Web Server helps to create a LAN or Internet home web page on your computer. Using this server, you can view your camera and recordings from a different system (anywhere and anytime). When you install Blue Iris, the webserver is enabled automatically. You can configure it for local network use. If you want to view your home page on a web browser, click the Earth toolbar icon. Because of ActiveX Control, you can open the home page only using Internet Explorer. If you try to open in any other web browser, it will appear as JAVA script. To edit the Blue Iris Web Server configuration, click the Options toolbar icon and navigate to the Web Server tab. Carry out the below-mentioned steps on how to setup blue iris webserver.

Port number

  • Select the checkbox next to the ‘Enable the https web server on port’ option and then select 81 its drop-down menu.
  • Do not change this port 81 unless you have any specific reason to do so.
  • The default https address is 80. But, it is blocked by ISP’s incoming connection. It is very difficult to forward through your wireless router if you use the port 80.

Local, internal (LAN) access

Remote, external (Internal) access


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