Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for The Outer Worlds

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April 30, 2019 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

The Outer Worlds is a First-Person, Role-Playing, Open-World, Action, and Adventure game published by Private Division released in 2019.

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The Outer Worlds offers the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward The Outer Worlds

When you are playing The Outer Worlds 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 find 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the easiest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does The Outer Worlds Require

The required incoming ports for The Outer Worlds are as follows:

The Outer Worlds - PC

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The Outer Worlds - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

The Outer Worlds - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

The Outer Worlds - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500

The Outer Worlds - Switch

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

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

After following those steps your ports should be forwarded. Head to our applications and games list for more port forwarding guides.

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