Forwarding Ports for iRacing on Your Router.

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

iRacing is iRacing.com's Driving/Racing and Simulation game released in 2008.

iRacing includes the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for iRacing

When you are playing iRacing 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 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 general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does iRacing Require

The incoming ports for iRacing are as follows:

iRacing - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 15000-52500

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

That should do it; your ports are now forwarded. Need something else forwarded? Check out our list of games and programs.

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