Forwarding Ports for Lightmatter on Your Router.

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January 31, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Lightmatter is a First-Person, Puzzle, and Adventure game published by Aspyr Media released in 2020.

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Lightmatter has the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward Lightmatter

When you are playing Lightmatter 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 find 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

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 general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Lightmatter Require

The specific incoming ports for Lightmatter are as follows:

Lightmatter - Steam

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

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

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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