Port Forwarding for Final Fantasy VII

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Final Fantasy VII is a Turn-Based, Role-Playing, Action, and Adventure game published by Square Enix, Eidos Interactive released in 1998.

Final Fantasy VII cover artwork featuring an overhead view of Midgar
Final Fantasy VII cover artwork featuring an overhead view of Midgar

Which Ports Does Final Fantasy VII Require

The necessary ports for Final Fantasy VII are as follows:

Final Fantasy VII - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

Final Fantasy VII - PC

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Final Fantasy VII - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Final Fantasy VII - Switch

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

Final Fantasy VII - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Final Fantasy VII that will show you the required ports that need to be forwarded.

Final Fantasy VII has the following styles of play.

Port Forward Final Fantasy VII

When you are playing Final Fantasy VII 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want more? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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