How to Open a Port in Your Router for Subsistence

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Subsistence is ColdGames's Action, Adventure, and Survival game released in 2016.

Subsistence offers the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Subsistence

When you are playing Subsistence 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 intermittently 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 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

The fastest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Subsistence

The incoming connection ports for Subsistence are as follows:

Subsistence - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 27015

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

That's all it takes to get your ports open. Don't forget to check out our growing list of games and programs.

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