Opening Ports for Unreal using Your Router

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

Unreal is GT Interactive's First Person Shooter game with a release date in 1998.

Unreal offers the following genres of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Unreal

When you are playing Unreal 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 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

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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Unreal

The specific ports for Unreal are as follows:

Unreal - PC

  • TCP: 7777
  • UDP: 7777

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

When you are done following those steps your ports will be open. Do you need more games or programs forwarded? Check out our games and programs list.

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