How to Port Forward Unreal Tournament

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

Unreal Tournament is GT Interactive Software's First Person Shooter game with a release date in 1999.

When you play Unreal Tournament you will enjoy the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Unreal Tournament

When you are playing Unreal Tournament 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 frequently 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 click the links to get to 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the fastest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Unreal Tournament Require

The specific incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Unreal Tournament are as follows:

Unreal Tournament - PC

  • TCP: 7777, 8080, 8777, 9777, 27900
  • UDP: 7777-7779, 27900

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

When you are done following those steps your ports will be forwarded. Be sure to check out our full list of games and programs that can be forwarded.

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