Forwarding Ports in Your Router for Don't Starve

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Don't Starve is a 2D, Survival, Action, and Adventure game published by Klei Entertainment, 505 Games released in 2013.

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Ports To Forward for Don't Starve

The network ports for Don't Starve are as follows:

Don't Starve - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

Don't Starve - PC

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Don't Starve - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658

Don't Starve - Playstation 4

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

Don't Starve - Switch

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

Don't Starve - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Don't Starve that will show you the exact ports.

Don't Starve offers the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Don't Starve

When you are playing Don't Starve 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

The easiest way to forward a port is to use our Network Utilities suite of tools. With our software you can quickly and easily turn your port forwards on and off for multiple programs at any time. Or just keep reading to learn how to do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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