How to Open a Port in Your Router for Sanctum 2

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

Sanctum 2 is a First-Person, Shooter, Action, Strategy, and Real-Time game published by Coffee Stain Publishing, Reverb Publishing released in 2013.


Which Ports Does Sanctum 2 Require

The incoming connection ports for Sanctum 2 are as follows:

Sanctum 2 - PC

  • TCP: 7777, 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 7777, 27015, 27031-27036

Sanctum 2 - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658

Sanctum 2 - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

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

Sanctum 2 has the following styles of play.

Port Forward Sanctum 2

When you are playing Sanctum 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 frequently 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

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 usual process for forwarding a port is:

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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