How to Port Forward in Your Router for inSpeak Communicator

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The ports that need to be forwarded for inSpeak Communicator are listed here:

inSpeak Communicator - PC

  • TCP: 5858, 8085, 8585, 7979
  • UDP: 8085, 8585

Setting Up a Port Forward for inSpeak Communicator

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use inSpeak Communicator. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to inSpeak Communicator.

Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

Locate Your Router's IP Address

We have free Router Detector software to help you find your router's IP address. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

Otherwise, you can follow our guide Find Your Router IP Address.

How To Forward Ports for inSpeak Communicator

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.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for inSpeak Communicator:

List of Routers - Customized for inSpeak Communicator

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for inSpeak Communicator.

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