How to Port Forward Old School RuneScape in Your Router

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February 01, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Old School RuneScape is an Open-World, Role-Playing, Adventure, and MMO game published by Jagex released in 2013.

Old School RuneScape game artwork
Old School RuneScape game artwork

Which Ports Does Old School RuneScape Require

The network ports for Old School RuneScape are as follows:

Old School RuneScape - PC

  • TCP: 43594-43595
  • UDP: 43594-43595

Old School RuneScape - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036, 43594-43595
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036, 43594-43595

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

When you play Old School RuneScape you will enjoy the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Old School RuneScape

When you are playing Old School RuneScape 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 intermittently 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

The fastest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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