How to Port Forward Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is Activision's First-Person, Action, and Shooter game released in 2007.

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare game cover artwork
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare game cover artwork

Ports To Forward for Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

The ports that need to be forwarded for Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare are as follows:

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare - PC

  • TCP: 28960
  • UDP: 28960

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036, 28960
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036, 28960

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare - Wii

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1024-65535

We have guides that are custom tailored for Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare that will show you the required incoming ports.

When you play Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare you will experience the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

When you are playing Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare 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:

How to navigate to your router's IP Address

The easiest way to navigate to 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:

After following those steps your ports should be forwarded. Head to our applications and games list for more port forwarding guides.

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