How to Port Forward EverQuest Next

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

EverQuest Next is Daybreak Game Company's MMO and Role-Playing game with a currently unknown release date.

EverQuest Next offers the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for EverQuest Next

When you are playing EverQuest Next 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 click the links to get to 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

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports To Forward for EverQuest Next

The connection ports that need to be forwarded for EverQuest Next are as follows:

EverQuest Next - Playstation 4

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

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

After that you're done - your ports should be open. Wait, there's more... Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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