Ports To Forward for Baldur's Gate III
The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Baldur's Gate III are as follows:
Baldur's Gate III - Steam
- TCP: 27015, 27036
- UDP: 27015, 27031-27036
Baldur's Gate III - PC
- We do not know the PC ports for Baldur's Gate III yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.
Baldur's Gate III - Playstation 5
- TCP: 3478-3480
- UDP: 3074, 3478-3479
Baldur's Gate III - Xbox Series X
- TCP: 3074
- UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500
We have guides that are custom tailored for Baldur's Gate III that will show you the necessary ports.
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Port Forward Baldur's Gate III
When you are playing Baldur's Gate III 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 frequently 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:
- The IP address of your router.
- Your gaming machine's IP address.
- The TCP and UDP ports to forward.
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
A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. 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:
- Start by logging in to your router.
- Find your routers port forwarding section.
- Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the corresponding boxes in your router.
- Intermittently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.
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