Port Forwarding on Your Router for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is a First-Person, Shooter, Action, Role-Playing, and Compilation game published by 2K Games released in 2015.

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Ports Required for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection are as follows:

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection - PC

  • TCP: 7777, 27015-27030, 27036-27037, 28900, 28910
  • UDP: 4380, 7777, 27000-27031, 27036, 27900

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Borderlands: The Handsome Collection simply follow one of these links:

When you play Borderlands: The Handsome Collection you will enjoy the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

When you are playing Borderlands: The Handsome Collection 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 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 general process for forwarding a port is:

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

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