How to Port Forward in Your Router for NVIDIA GameStream

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The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for NVIDIA GameStream are:

NVIDIA GameStream - PC

  • TCP: 35043, 47984, 47989, 47991, 47995-47996
  • UDP: 7, 9, 47989, 47992, 47998-47999, 48000, 48010

Setting Up a Port Forward for NVIDIA GameStream

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use NVIDIA GameStream. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to NVIDIA GameStream.

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

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

Make sure that you know these things before forwarding a port:

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

You can run our free Router Detector software to locate your router's IP address. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.

Setting Up a Port Forward for NVIDIA GameStream

The easiest way to forward your ports is to use our Network Utilities software. Our Network Utilities software allows you to add port forwards and also remove them when you no longer need them to maximize your network security.

Another option is to go through the process of forwarding ports one step at a time. The way to forward a port is:

Usually you have to reboot your router in order to save the changes.

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

List of Routers - Customized for NVIDIA GameStream

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for NVIDIA GameStream.

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