How To Open Ports in Your Router for Far Cry 3

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Far Cry 3 is a First-Person, Shooter, Action, and Adventure game published by Ubisoft released in 2012.

Far Cry 3 artwork featuring antagonist Vaas Montenegro sitting on a beach
Far Cry 3 artwork featuring antagonist Vaas Montenegro sitting on a beach

Ports To Forward for Far Cry 3

The ports for Far Cry 3 are as follows:

Far Cry 3 - PC

  • TCP: 13000, 13005, 13200
  • UDP: 9000, 10009

Far Cry 3 - Steam

  • TCP: 13000, 13005, 13200, 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 9000, 10009, 27015, 27031-27036

Far Cry 3 - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Far Cry 3 - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658, 9000, 21800-21845

Far Cry 3 - Xbox One

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

Far Cry 3 - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 9000, 21800-21845

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Far Cry 3 offers the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward Far Cry 3

When you are playing Far Cry 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 intermittently 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

Quickly get your ports forwarded using Network Utilities. Then when you are done you can just as easily close your ports back down to keep your network as secure as possible. You can also do it manually.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

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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