How to Forward Ports in Your Router for an Atlas Server

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

Atlas Server - PC

  • TCP: 27000-27008, 28000-28008
  • UDP: 5761-5794, 57561-57594

Setting Up a Port Forward for Atlas Server


You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use Atlas Server. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to Atlas Server.

Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Before You Forward a Port

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

Find Your Router's IP Address

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

If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.

How To Forward Ports for Atlas Server

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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.

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

List of Routers - Customized for Atlas Server

Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for Atlas Server.

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