How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Tidal

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The following ports need to be forwarded for Tidal:

Tidal - PC

  • TCP: 80, 443
  • UDP:

Forward Ports for Tidal

You may need to forward ports in your router when you use Tidal. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to Tidal.

Routers are not designed to allow incoming network requests. By forwarding ports you can work around this limitation.

Before Forwarding a Port

Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:

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 is part of our Network Utilities suite of tools and is free for you to use it.

If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.

How To Forward Ports for Tidal

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them.

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

Frequently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

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

List of Routers - Customized for Tidal

Those are the steps to take in order to forward ports in your router for Tidal.

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