Connecting to Jellyfin Server with Zerotier

Greetings!

I’ve recently set up a Media Server using Jellyfin and have successfully setup Tailscale to connect remotely.

However, I’d like to switch to Zerotier as I much prefer opensource software. Unfortunately, I cannot for the life of me, figure out why I can’t connect to port 8096. Both the host (Windows 10) and client (Android 11) can ping each other, regardless whether connected to wired/wireless/mobile networks.

Some things I’ve tried:

  • Allowed port 8096 in the firewall and ensured all relevant apps on the host machine are allowed through.
  • Ensured both are authorized
  • UPNP is enabled in my router

Unsure where to go from here… Any help is greatly appreciated.

Bump!

Still attempting to figure this out on my own, but am getting nowhere…