How to Open Ports for Roblox Using Port Forwarding

If the aforementioned stumbling blocks cripple your gaming sessions and keep you from playing Roblox, you are left with no other option but to rely on Roblox Port Forwarding. By forwarding ports on your router, you can allow incoming traffic, which is otherwise blocked by the device. Consequently, you end up with a stable connection and a better gaming experience.


Quickly & Safely Open Ports behind CGNAT using PureVPN

Opening a port behind CGNAT shouldn’t be complicated. With the Port Forwarding add-on, it’s as simple as 1, 2, and 3

Ports Needed To Run Roblox

If you’re unable to play Roblox without any interruptions, forwarding ports mentioned below would help you to avoid such instances. Here’s how to port forward Roblox:

Ports To Forward Port Numbers
PC – Windows – TCP
PC – Windows – UCP 49152-65535
Xbox One – TCP 3074
Xbox One – UDP 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500

How to Forward Ports on Roblox

You don’t need to be a rocket scientist to open Roblox ports on your router through manual settings. So, to get started with the manual Roblox port forwarding, you need to take care of some prerequisites first. For starters:

  • You need the IP address of your router so you can open the panel on your device
  • You also need to have the IP address of the device on which you want to play Roblox such as PC or Xbox
  • Lastly, you need the TCP and UDP ports so you can forward the ports on your router for an optimal Roblox gaming experience.

We have mentioned the TCP and UDP ports for Windows as well as Xbox. So, what you only need is the IP address of your device and the router. Once you have that, follow the steps given below:

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

  • Open the router’s dashboard on your device by entering its IP address
  • Login to the router’s dashboard by entering the credentials
  • Go to the Port Forwarding settings on your router
  • Now, enter your gaming device’s IP address in the respective field
  • Insert the respective TCP and UDP ports of Roblox
  • Save the changes and restart the router

PureVPN’s Port Forwarding Add-on

Forwarding ports to make your Roblox work on your device may seem easy if you follow the manual process. However, it is not always guaranteed.
For instance, if you are not a tech-savvy person, you may end up wrecking up your router’s settings. Secondly, you won’t be able to open ports easily on your router if it is firewalled by your ISP.


Benefits of Using PureVPN Port Forwarding Add-On

  • Remotely access your laptop or desktop from anywhere

  • You can always speed up your games as well as torrent downloads

  • You can unlock any TCP and UDP ports for any device with a click

  • You can get around the CGNAT (Carrier-grade NAT)

  • You can use both the port forwarding add-on and the VPN at a time

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are Roblox port numbers?

    Port forwarding can help improve gaming performance by allowing game data to bypass your router and travel directly to your computer. Port forwarding is a way of directing incoming internet traffic to a specific device on your network, rather than allowing the router to distribute the traffic to all devices connected to it. By forwarding a specific port used by the game to your gaming device, you can reduce lag, minimize latency and improve connectivity to the game servers.

  • Is it ok to port forward Roblox?

    Yes, it is generally okay to port forward Roblox. Port forwarding is a way of directing incoming internet traffic to a specific device on your network, which can improve the performance of online games like Roblox.

  • What are Roblox port numbers?

    Some commonly used port numbers are:

    TCP: 80, 443

    UDP: 49152-65535

  • How do I allow Roblox through my firewall?

    Here’s the way:

    Go to the Control panel

    Then, Firewall

    Locate the program permissions section.

    You will see Roblox. Allow its unrestricted access to the internet.