Open Ports on Your Router for Pokémon Quest

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Pokémon Quest is Nintendo's Action, Adventure, and Role-Playing game with a release date in 2018.

Pokémon Quest has the following styles of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Pokémon Quest

When you are playing Pokémon Quest 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 find 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

Quickly get your ports forwarded using Network Utilities. Then when you are done you can just as easily close your ports back down to keep your network as secure as possible. You can also do it manually.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Pokémon Quest

The necessary ports for Pokémon Quest are as follows:

Pokémon Quest - 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 Pokémon Quest 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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