How to Port Forward Planet Zoo in Your Router

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June 12, 2019 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Planet Zoo is a Strategy, Management, and Simulation game published by Frontier Developments released in 2019.

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Planet Zoo has the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Planet Zoo

When you are playing Planet Zoo 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 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Planet Zoo Require

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router for Planet Zoo are as follows:

Planet Zoo - Steam

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Planet Zoo that will show you the incoming ports.

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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