How to Port Forward The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is CD Projekt's Action, Role-Playing, Open-World, Hack & Slash, and Adventure game with a release date in 2015.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt cover featuring Geralt of Rivia
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt cover featuring Geralt of Rivia

Ports To Forward for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The required incoming ports for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt are as follows:

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Xbox One

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

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Playstation 4

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

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Switch

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

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Playstation 5

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

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Xbox Series X

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt includes the following styles of play.

Port Forward The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

When you are playing The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 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 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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

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