How to Port Forward Baldurs Gate I and II

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Baldur's Gate is a Role-Playing game published by Interplay Entertainment released in 1998.

Baldur's Gate is a roleplaying game, or simply RPG. Role-Playing Games give you many, many hours of game play where you can explore a sometimes huge new world through the eyes of your own character. They are usually the longest style of game with the most detailed story lines. Popular RPG titles include Skyrim, World of Warcraft, and Fallout.

Port Forward Baldur's Gate

When you are playing Baldur's Gate 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 locate your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to click the links to get to 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

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Ports Required for Baldur's Gate

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router that need to be forwarded for Baldur's Gate are as follows:

Baldur's Gate - PC

  • TCP: 2300-2400, 6073
  • UDP: 2300-2400, 6073

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Baldur's Gate simply follow one of these links:

That's all it takes to get your ports open. Don't forget to check out our growing list of games and programs.

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