How To Open Ports in Your Router for Crossfire

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October 09, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Crossfire is a Tactical, First-Person, and Shooter game published by Tencent Games, Smilegate West released in 2007.

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Crossfire offers the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Crossfire

When you are playing Crossfire 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 locate your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to find 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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Crossfire

The exact ports for Crossfire are as follows:

Crossfire - PC

  • TCP: 10009, 13008
  • UDP: 10009, 13008

We have guides that are custom tailored for Crossfire that will show you the required incoming ports.

That should be all you have to do to forward your ports. Check our growing list of games and applications for more port forwarding guides.

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