Forward Ports on Your Router for Xenoblade Chronicles 2

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is an Action and Role-Playing game published by Nintendo released in 2017.

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 has the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Xenoblade Chronicles 2

When you are playing Xenoblade Chronicles 2 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

The easiest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports To Forward for Xenoblade Chronicles 2

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 are as follows:

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 - Switch

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 that will show you the specific ports.

That should be all you have to do to forward your ports. Check our growing list of games and applications for more port forwarding guides.

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