Port Forwarding for Sons of the Forest

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December 24, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Sons of the Forest is a First-Person, Open-World, Action, Survival, Adventure, and Simulation game published by Newnight released in 2023.


Ports To Forward for Sons of the Forest

The necessary ports for Sons of the Forest are as follows:

Sons of the Forest - Steam

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

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

Sons of the Forest includes the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Sons of the Forest

When you are playing Sons of the Forest 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 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

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

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