I've setup some cameras on local IP
192.168.1.220 and the device is listening on ports
60000:60001. We use Zyxel USG20-VPN if that helps. We have a static address (for sake of example
I've setup the NAT and policy control to be able to connect from an external source (internet) to the cameras. This works perfectly. Ie.
The problem is that when I'm connected on the local network (wifi); this does no longer work. My understanding of this area is very vague, but as far as I understand it - the router does not have any sense of 'own' static IP.
Of course we can make another setting and connect directly to the local device. The problem is practicality - we have 4-5 such camera devices and so when you connect through local wifi, the users would have to manually deselect "external" connection and select the same 4-5 devices for "internal" connection. This will get tedious.
What is the solution to this? Ie. be able to connect to the cameras, that are on local network, from within the local network using our
P.S.: We use HIKVISION to connect to the cameras.