How to Port Forward in Your Router for Windbound

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August 11, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Windbound is an Open-World, Survival, Role-Playing, and Adventure game published by Deep Silver released in 2020.


Which Ports Does Windbound Require

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Windbound are as follows:

Windbound - Steam

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

Windbound - PC

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Windbound - Playstation 4

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

Windbound - Switch

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

Windbound - Xbox One

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

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

Windbound offers the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Windbound

When you are playing Windbound 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 find 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

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