Forward Ports on Your Router for RuneScape

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February 01, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

RuneScape is Jagex's MMO, Role-Playing, Adventure, and Open-World game with a release date in 2001.

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RuneScape offers the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for RuneScape

When you are playing RuneScape 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 sometimes 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

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 general process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for RuneScape

The ports for RuneScape are as follows:

RuneScape - PC

  • TCP: 43594-43595
  • UDP: 43594-43595

RuneScape - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037, 43594-43595
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036, 43594-43595

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

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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