Remember that local IP addresses have to be unique for every device or you may find devices will clash and fail to communicate.
You will be able to set a ‘static’ IP address in your camera.
It is not uncommon for people to use cameras to keep an eye on their home, elderly relatives, driveways or even pets and they can do so from work, from holiday or even from another country.
Here at Network Webcams Tech HQ we find that most people run into a snag which prevents them from being able to access their camera over the Internet.
Make sure both of these are entered into the camera when you are entering the static IP address. DNS Server Addresses There will normally be 2 of these in your camera (but not always).