How to Open a Port in Your Router for Anno 1701

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Anno 1701 is a Real-Time, Strategy, Management, and Simulation game published by Sunflowers Interactive Entertainment Software, Deep Silver, Aspyr Media, Ubisoft released in 2006.

Anno 1701 game screenshot with logo
Anno 1701 game screenshot with logo

Ports Required for Anno 1701

The incoming connection ports that need to be forwarded for Anno 1701 are as follows:

Anno 1701 - PC

  • TCP: 17011
  • UDP:

Anno 1701 - Steam

  • TCP: 17011, 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

We have guides that are custom tailored for Anno 1701 that will show you the incoming ports.

Anno 1701 has the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Anno 1701

When you are playing Anno 1701 you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is a useful trick in gaming because it can really help to make your network connection most stable and intermittently even faster. Routers were not designed to allow incoming network requests and some games can play tremendously better if an incoming connection is forwarded through the router to the game.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

How to navigate to your router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

How To Forward Ports

The fastest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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