Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for BeamDog Client

Thumbnail image of Port Forward Staff
Port Forward Staff
July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for BeamDog Client:

BeamDog Client - PC

  • TCP: 5672, 6969, 49152
  • UDP: 5672, 6969, 49152

Set Up a Port Forward for BeamDog Client

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use BeamDog Client. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to BeamDog Client.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

Make sure that you know these things before forwarding 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. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's 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 BeamDog Client

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. Our Network Utilities software allows you to add port forwards and also remove them when you no longer need them to maximize your network security.

Port forwarding can also be set up step-by-step by hand. The normal process for forwarding a port is:

You probably will need 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 BeamDog Client:

List of Routers - Customized for BeamDog Client

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

More From Port Forward