Create a Port Forward for New Pokémon Snap in your Router

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July 18, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

New Pokémon Snap is a First-Person and Simulation game published by Nintendo, The Pokémon Company released in 2021.


Ports To Forward for New Pokémon Snap

The required incoming ports for New Pokémon Snap are as follows:

New Pokémon Snap - Switch

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

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

New Pokémon Snap offers the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward New Pokémon Snap

When you are playing New Pokémon Snap 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

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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

When you are done following those steps your ports will be forwarded. Be sure to check out our full list of games and programs that can be forwarded.

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