How to Port Forward Madden NFL 18

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

Madden NFL 18 is EA Sports's Football (American) and Sports game released in 2017.

Madden NFL 18 includes the following styles of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Madden NFL 18

When you are playing Madden NFL 18 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 frequently 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

The fastest way to forward a port is to use our Network Utilities suite of tools. With our software you can quickly and easily turn your port forwards on and off for multiple programs at any time. Or just keep reading to learn how to do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Madden NFL 18 Require

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Madden NFL 18 are as follows:

Madden NFL 18 - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500

Madden NFL 18 - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Madden NFL 18 simply follow one of these links:

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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