How to Port Forward F.E.A.R. 3

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

F.E.A.R. 3 is Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment's First Person Shooter game released in 2011.

F.E.A.R. 3 includes the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for F.E.A.R. 3

When you are playing F.E.A.R. 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 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

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 usual process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for F.E.A.R. 3

The necessary ports that need to be forwarded for F.E.A.R. 3 are as follows:

F.E.A.R. 3 - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 4098-4101, 8766, 27016

F.E.A.R. 3 - Playstation 3

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

F.E.A.R. 3 - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

We have guides that are custom tailored for F.E.A.R. 3 that will show you the connection ports.

When you are done following those steps your ports will be forwarded. Be sure to check out our full list of games and programs that can be forwarded.

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