How To Open Ports in Your Router for Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition

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July 01, 2019 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition is a Role-Playing, Adventure, and Strategy game published by Beamdog, Skybound Games released in 2013.

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Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition offers the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition

When you are playing Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition 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 on occasion 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 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition Require

The ports that need to be forwarded for Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition are as follows:

Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition - PC

  • TCP: 2300-2400, 6073, 47630
  • UDP: 2300-2400, 6073, 47630

Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 2300-2400, 3478-3480, 6073, 47630
  • UDP: 2300-2400, 3074, 3478-3479, 6073, 47630

Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition - Steam

  • TCP: 2300-2400, 6073, 27015-27030, 27036-27037, 47630
  • UDP: 2300-2400, 4380, 6073, 27000-27031, 27036, 47630

Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition - Switch

  • TCP: 2300-2400, 6073, 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900-29901, 29920, 47630
  • UDP: 1-65535

Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition - Xbox One

  • TCP: 2300-2400, 3074, 6073, 47630
  • UDP: 88, 500, 2300-2400, 3074, 3544, 4500, 6073, 47630

We have guides that are custom tailored for Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition that will show you the specific incoming ports.

That should be all you have to do to forward your ports. Check our growing list of games and applications for more port forwarding guides.

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