Forwarding Ports in Your Router for a Space Engineers Server

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May 21, 2022 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The ports that need to be forwarded for Space Engineers Server are listed here:

Space Engineers Server - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 27016

Set Up a Port Forward for Space Engineers Server

Space Engineers game cover artwork
Space Engineers game cover artwork

You might need to forward some ports in your router when you use Space Engineers Server. Forwarding ports is used to allow incoming connection requests from the internet to Space Engineers Server.

Routers do not generally allow incoming connection requests from the internet. A port forward can overcome this limitation.

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

Make sure that you know these things before forwarding a port:

Find Your Router's IP Address

To find your router's IP address the easy way you can use our free Router Detector software. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

Otherwise, you can follow our guide Find Your Router IP Address.

How To Forward Ports for Space Engineers Server

We have Network Utilities software that can forward ports for you. With Network Utilities, you can easily forward ports and also un-forward ports quickly so that you can keep your network up to date with the ports that you need forwarded and maximize your network security.

Port forwarding can also be set up step-by-step by hand. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.

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

List of Routers - Customized for Space Engineers Server

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for Space Engineers Server.

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