How to Port Forward Call of Duty: Modern Warfare in Your Router

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May 31, 2019 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is Activision's First-Person, Action, and Shooter game with a release date in 2019.

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare offers the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

When you are playing Call of Duty: 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 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 find 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

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

The exact ports for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare are as follows:

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - PC

  • TCP: 3074, 27014-27050
  • UDP: 3074, 3478, 4379-4380, 27000-27031, 27036

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074-3075, 3544, 4500

We have guides that are custom tailored for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

That should do it; your ports are now forwarded. Need something else forwarded? Check out our list of games and programs.

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