How to Create a Port Forward in Your Router for Doom II

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Doom II is a First-Person, Shooter, and Action game published by GT Interactive Software, Bethesda Softworks released in 1994.

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When you play Doom II you will experience the following styles of play.

Port Forward Doom II

When you are playing Doom II 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:

How to find 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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Doom II

The specific incoming ports for Doom II are as follows:

Doom II - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Doom II - PC

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Doom II - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

Doom II - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Doom II - Switch

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

Doom II - Xbox One

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Doom II simply follow one of these links:

That should do it; your ports are now forwarded. Need something else forwarded? Check out our list of games and programs.

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