Forward Ports on Your Router for Star Citizen

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September 04, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Star Citizen is a Simulation, First-Person, Shooter, Flight, Open-World, and MMO game published by Cloud Imperium Games with a currently unknown release date.

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Star Citizen offers the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Star Citizen

When you are playing Star Citizen 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 on occasion 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

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Ports To Forward for Star Citizen

The ports for Star Citizen are as follows:

Star Citizen - PC

  • TCP: 8000-8020
  • UDP: 64090-64110

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

After that you're done - your ports should be open. Wait, there's more... Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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