How to Port Forward Grand Theft Auto in Your Router

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

Grand Theft Auto is ASC Games, Rockstar Games's Action and Adventure game released in 1997.

Grand Theft Auto offers the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward Grand Theft Auto

When you are playing Grand Theft Auto 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 sometimes 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:

Ports Required for Grand Theft Auto

The necessary ports for Grand Theft Auto are as follows:

Grand Theft Auto - PC

  • TCP: 2300-2400, 47624
  • UDP: 2300-2400, 47624

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Grand Theft Auto simply follow one of these links:

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

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