Forwarding Ports for Outlast 2 on Your Router.

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May 04, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Outlast 2 is an Action, Adventure, and Survival game published by Red Barrels released in 2017.

Outlast 2 game art showing a player holding a pick-axe.
Outlast 2 game art showing a player holding a pick-axe.

When you play Outlast 2 you will enjoy the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Outlast 2

When you are playing Outlast 2 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 on occasion 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 find your router's IP Address

The easiest way to find 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 easiest way to forward a port is to use our Network Utilities suite of tools. With our software you can quickly and easily turn your port forwards on and off for multiple programs at any time. Or just keep reading to learn how to do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Ports Required for Outlast 2

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router for Outlast 2 are as follows:

Outlast 2 - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

Outlast 2 - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Outlast 2 yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

Outlast 2 - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Outlast 2 - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500

Outlast 2 - 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 Outlast 2 simply follow one of these links:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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