How To Port Forward Far Cry 3

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July 18, 2017 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

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 Required for Far Cry 3

The specific 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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Far Cry 3 that will show you the incoming ports.

Far Cry 3 offers the following styles 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 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

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

When you are done following those steps your ports will be open. Do you need more games or programs forwarded? Check out our games and programs list.

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