How To Port Forward World of Tanks

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July 18, 2017 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

World of Tanks is an Action, MMO, Third-Person, and Shooter game published by Wargaming.net released in 2011.

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Which Ports Does World of Tanks Require

The connection ports for World of Tanks are as follows:

World of Tanks - PC

  • TCP: 5222-5223
  • UDP: 3432, 3478-3479, 5060, 5062, 12000-29999, 30443, 32800-32900

World of Tanks - Steam

  • TCP: 5222-5223, 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 3432, 3478-3479, 5060, 5062, 12000-29999, 30443, 32800-32900

World of Tanks - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

World of Tanks - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074, 5222-5223
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3432, 3478-3479, 3544, 4500, 5060, 5062, 12000-29999, 30443, 32800-32900

World of Tanks - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5222-5223
  • UDP: 3074, 3432, 3478-3479, 5060, 5062, 12000-29999, 30443, 32800-32900

World of Tanks - Switch

  • TCP: 5222-5223, 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900-29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

World of Tanks - Xbox Series X

  • TCP: 3074, 5222-5223
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3432, 3478-3479, 3544, 4500, 5060, 5062, 12000-29999, 30443, 32800-32900

World of Tanks - Playstation 5

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5222-5223
  • UDP: 3074, 3432, 3478-3479, 5060, 5062, 12000-29999, 30443, 32800-32900

We have guides that are custom tailored for World of Tanks that will show you the specific incoming ports.

When you play World of Tanks you will experience the following styles of play.

Port Forward World of Tanks

When you are playing World of Tanks 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:

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

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 process for forwarding a port is generally:

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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