Open Ports on Your Router for Red Dead Redemption 2

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Red Dead Redemption 2 is an Action, Adventure, Open-World, and Shooter game published by Rockstar Games released in 2018.

Red Dead Redemption 2 game art showing player pointing a revolver at the viewer.
Red Dead Redemption 2 game art showing player pointing a revolver at the viewer.

Red Dead Redemption 2 includes the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward Red Dead Redemption 2

When you are playing Red Dead Redemption 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 locate 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the fastest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Red Dead Redemption 2

The incoming connection ports for Red Dead Redemption 2 are as follows:

Red Dead Redemption 2 - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 465, 983, 1935, 3478-3480, 10070-10080, 30211-30217
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 6672, 61455-61458

Red Dead Redemption 2 - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074, 30211-30217
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3047, 3074, 3544, 4500, 6672, 61455-61458

Red Dead Redemption 2 - PC

  • TCP: 30211-30217
  • UDP: 6672, 61455-61458

Red Dead Redemption 2 - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037, 30211-30217
  • UDP: 4380, 6672, 27000-27031, 27036, 61455-61458

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Red Dead Redemption 2 simply follow one of these links:

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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