Port Forwarding for Dungeon Defenders II
Dungeon Defenders II offers the following styles of gameplay.
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Forward Ports for Dungeon Defenders II
When you are playing Dungeon Defenders 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 sometimes 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:
- The IP address of your network router.
- The IP address of the device that the game will play on: either your computer or your console.
- The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
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
Use our Network Utilities for a quick way to get your ports forwarded. Network utilities makes it easy to enable and disable your port forwards to keep your network security as tight as possible. You can also do it by hand by following these steps.
The process for forwarding a port is usually:
- Start by logging in to your router.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
- Sometimes you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.
Ports Required for Dungeon Defenders II
The network ports for Dungeon Defenders II are as follows:
Dungeon Defenders II - Steam
- TCP: 6500,7777,7787,10000-12000,20000-25000,27015-27030,27036-27037,51640-51650
- UDP: 4380,6500,7778,7787,10000-12000,20000-25000,27000-27031,27036,51640-51650
Dungeon Defenders II - Playstation 4
- TCP: 1935,3478-3480,51640-51650
- UDP: 3074,3478-3479,51640-51650
Dungeon Defenders II - Xbox One
- TCP: 3074,51640-51650
- UDP: 88,500,3074,3544,4500,51640-51650
We have guides that are custom tailored for Dungeon Defenders II that will show you the exact ports.
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