Create a Port Forward for Dance Central 3 in your Router

Thumbnail image of Port Forward Staff
Port Forward Staff
September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Dance Central 3 is Microsoft Studios's Music game with a release date in 2012.

Dance Central 3 is a music style video game. In a music style of video game the gameplay focuses on playing musical instruments. Some music games like Rockband use instruments and microphones, while others like Rocksmith teach you how to play your own instrument with a special adapter cable. Other music style games employ trivia, memory, or focus on the experience of listening to the music.

Forward Ports for Dance Central 3

When you are playing Dance Central 3 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 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the fastest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Dance Central 3 Require

The network ports for Dance Central 3 are as follows:

Dance Central 3 - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

We have guides that are custom tailored for Dance Central 3 that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

More From Port Forward