How to Port Forward Call of Duty - World at War
Call of Duty: World at War includes the following styles of gameplay.
- In a first person style game the main viewpoint is from the player looking forward. This can be either a first person shooter or a first person driving game.
- In a shooter the player must have a very fast reaction time. Usually there is 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.
Port Forward Call of Duty: World at War
When you are playing Call of Duty: World at War 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 on occasion 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 find your router's IP Address
The easiest way to click the links to get 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 general process for forwarding a port is:
- Open a web browser and navigate to your router's IP address.
- Locate your routers port forwarding section.
- Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the applicable box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
- Sometimes you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.
Ports To Forward for Call of Duty: World at War
The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Call of Duty: World at War are as follows:
Call of Duty: World at War - PC
- TCP: 28960
- UDP: 3074,28960
Call of Duty: World at War - Playstation 3
- TCP: 3478-3480,5223,8080
- UDP: 3074,3478-3479,3658,5223
Call of Duty: World at War - Xbox 360
- TCP: 3074
- UDP: 88,3074
Call of Duty: World at War - Wii
- TCP: 6667,12400,28910,29900,29901,29920
- UDP: 1-65535
If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Call of Duty: World at War simply follow one of these links:
- Call of Duty: World at War - PC
- Call of Duty: World at War - Playstation 3
- Call of Duty: World at War - Xbox 360
- Call of Duty: World at War - Wii
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