How To Open Ports in Your Router for SopCast

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The ports that need to be forwarded for SopCast are listed here:

SopCast - PC

  • TCP: 3902
  • UDP: 3902

Forwarding Ports for SopCast

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use SopCast. A port forward allows incoming connection requests from the internet to go straight to SopCast.

Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. Forwarding ports can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

You need to know the following things before you can forward a port:

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.

We have a guide you can follow Find Your Router IP Address if you don't want to run the software.

How To Set Up Port Forwarding for SopCast

You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The process for forwarding a port is:

Usually you have to reboot your router in order to save the changes.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for SopCast:

List of Routers - Customized for SopCast

Those are the steps for forwarding ports in your router for SopCast.

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