Forward Ports on Your Router for Ares

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The ports that need to be forwarded for Ares are listed here:

Ares - PC

  • TCP: User configured
  • UDP:

Forwarding Ports for Ares

When you use Ares you might need to forward some ports in your router. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to Ares.

Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

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

Locate Your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.

You can also follow our Find Your Router IP Address article.

How To Forward Ports for Ares

We have Network Utilities software that can forward ports for you. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The process for forwarding a port is:

Frequently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for Ares:

List of Routers - Customized for Ares

That is the process required to forward ports in your router for Ares.

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