How to Port Forward Fantasy Grounds

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

Fantasy Grounds is a Role-Playing, Strategy, Turn-Based, and Miscellaneous game published by SmiteWorks released in 2017.

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Fantasy Grounds offers the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Fantasy Grounds

When you are playing Fantasy Grounds 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 on occasion 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 find 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

Quickly get your ports forwarded using Network Utilities. Then when you are done you can just as easily close your ports back down to keep your network as secure as possible. You can also do it manually.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Fantasy Grounds Require

The specific ports for Fantasy Grounds are as follows:

Fantasy Grounds - PC

  • TCP: 1802
  • UDP:

Fantasy Grounds - Steam

  • TCP: 1802, 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

We have guides that are custom tailored for Fantasy Grounds that will show you the ports.

That's all it takes to get your ports open. Don't forget to check out our growing list of games and programs.

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