Port Forwarding for Origin

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

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

Origin - PC

  • TCP: 1024-1124, 3216, 9960-9969, 18000, 18060, 18120, 27900, 28910, 29900
  • UDP: 1024-1124, 18000, 29900

Forward Ports for Origin

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You may need to forward ports in your router when you use Origin. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to Origin.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:

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.

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 Origin

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.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

You probably will need to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

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

List of Routers - Customized for Origin

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

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