How to Port Forward Hydrophobia

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

Hydrophobia is an Action and Adventure game published by Dark Energy Digital, Microsoft Game Studios released in 2010.

Hydrophobia has the following styles of play.

Port Forward Hydrophobia

When you are playing Hydrophobia 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 click the links to get to your router's IP Address

The easiest way to navigate to 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

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Which Ports Does Hydrophobia Require

The required incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Hydrophobia are as follows:

Hydrophobia - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Hydrophobia - Playstation 3

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

Hydrophobia - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

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

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