How to Forward Ports in Your Router for 007: Quantum of Solace
007: Quantum of Solace offers the following genres of gameplay.
- First person games are played from the perspective of the player. They typically have a gun or other weapon held out in front, but this is not always the case. Many first person games are sometimes called "shooters" because the primary goal of the game is to shoot other players or creatures, but this is not always the case.
- Third person games have the game camera behind the players shoulder. You generally see the main characters back, shoulders, and head. Popular games that are in the 3rd person are Tomb Raider, Assassins Creed, and Gears of War.
- In a shooter the player must have a very fast reaction time. Usually there i a weapon held out in front of the player that is used to target other players or enemies. They can be either single player or multiplayer. The single player versions usually have a short storyline with minor RPG elements. Call of Duty and Battlefield are some very popular examples.
Forward Ports for 007: Quantum of Solace
When you are playing 007: Quantum of Solace 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 sometimes 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:
- The IP address of your router.
- The IP address of the device that the game will play on: either your computer or your console.
- The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
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 easiest 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:
- Start by logging in to your router.
- Find your routers port forwarding section.
- Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the proper box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
- Intermittently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.
Ports To Forward for 007: Quantum of Solace
The required ports that need to be forwarded for 007: Quantum of Solace are as follows:
007: Quantum of Solace - PC
- TCP: 3074
- UDP: 88,3074
007: Quantum of Solace - Playstation 3
- TCP: 3478-3480,5223,8080
- UDP: 3074,3478-3479,3658
007: Quantum of Solace - Wii
- TCP: 6667,12400,28910,29900,29901,29920
- UDP: 1-65535
007: Quantum of Solace - Xbox 360
- TCP: 3074
- UDP: 88,3074
If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and 007: Quantum of Solace simply follow one of these links:
- 007: Quantum of Solace - PC
- 007: Quantum of Solace - Playstation 3
- 007: Quantum of Solace - Wii
- 007: Quantum of Solace - Xbox 360
After following those steps your ports should be forwarded. Head to our applications and games list for more port forwarding guides.