Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for DCS SimpleRadio Standalone

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Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for DCS SimpleRadio Standalone:

DCS SimpleRadio Standalone - PC

  • TCP: 5002-5003
  • UDP: 5002-5003

Forward Ports for DCS SimpleRadio Standalone

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use DCS SimpleRadio Standalone. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to DCS SimpleRadio Standalone.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.

Before You Forward a Port

Make sure that you know these things before forwarding a port:

Find the IP Address of Your Router

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. The software is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and it is completely free to use.

If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.

Forwarding a Port for DCS SimpleRadio Standalone

The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. With Network Utilities, you can easily forward ports and also un-forward ports quickly so that you can keep your network up to date with the ports that you need forwarded and maximize your network security.

Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for DCS SimpleRadio Standalone:

List of Routers - Customized for DCS SimpleRadio Standalone

Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for DCS SimpleRadio Standalone.

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