How to Port Forward GripShift

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

GripShift is a Puzzle, Platformer, Driving/Racing, and Action game published by Sony Online Entertainment, Sidhe Interactive released in 2007.

GripShift has the following styles of gameplay.

How to Port Forward GripShift

When you are playing GripShift 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

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports Required for GripShift

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router that need to be forwarded for GripShift are as follows:

GripShift - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

GripShift - Playstation 3

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for GripShift that will show you the required incoming ports.

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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