Forwarding Ports for Horizon Forbidden West on Your Router.

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September 22, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Horizon Forbidden West is Sony Interactive Entertainment's Open-World, Action, Adventure, and Role-Playing game with a release date in 2022.

Horizon Forbidden West artwork featuring Aloy facing off against robotic creatures and tribesmen
Horizon Forbidden West artwork featuring Aloy facing off against robotic creatures and tribesmen

Which Ports Does Horizon Forbidden West Require

The network ports for Horizon Forbidden West are as follows:

Horizon Forbidden West - Playstation 4

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

Horizon Forbidden West - Playstation 5

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

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Horizon Forbidden West offers the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Horizon Forbidden West

When you are playing Horizon Forbidden West 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 on occasion 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 find 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

Use our Network Utilities for a quick way to get your ports forwarded. Network utilities makes it easy to enable and disable your port forwards to keep your network security as tight as possible. You can also do it by hand by following these steps.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

After that you're done - your ports should be open. Wait, there's more... Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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