How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Orb

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

Here is a list of the ports that need to be forwarded for Orb:

Orb - PC

  • TCP: 80, 554
  • UDP: 13398-13401

Forwarding Ports for Orb

When you use Orb you may need to forward ports in your router. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to Orb.

Routers generally do not allow incoming connection requests from the internet. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

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

Find 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.

If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.

Setting Up a Port Forward for Orb

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities lets you manage port forwards by putting them in when you need them and also removing the ones that you no longer need which maximized network security.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The process for forwarding 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 Orb:

List of Routers - Customized for Orb

That's all it takes to forward your ports for Orb.

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