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-> Settings -> Connection
connection page will keep track on your computer's public ip address.
This is the address your computer uses when it talks to other
computers on the Internet.
get button detects your public ip when clicked
and puts it in the text field.
Detect at startup - Detects your public ip every
time Yawcam starts. This is recommended if you have a dynamic
ip address and don't use a DNS updater from for example www.no-ip.com.
every X minutes - You have the option to detect your
public ip address with an interval.
UPNP... - With this checkbox marked Yawcam tries to forward
ports in your router automatically. It will only work if your
router has UPNP support and UPNP is enabled in your router settings.
This is the recommended way to let webcam traffic pass your router
and access Yawcam if your router supports UPNP. If you don't use
a router or if your router doesn't support UPNP it is recommended
to uncheck this checkbox.
Am I online? - Opens a browser and checks if
your settings are correct so that other people can see you over
What's my URL? - Displays the address where
your webcam is visible.
Configure router? - Opens a small guide on how
to configure a router for Yawcam.
If you have a dynamic ip and want to be visible on the same address
over a longer period of time, it is recommended to use a DNS updater
from for example www.no-ip.com.
you are using a DNS updater and have entered your address (the
one you got from your DNS updater) in the public ip text field,
don't forget to uncheck the checkboxes "Detect at startup."
and "Detect every X minutes.".