How to Create a Port Forward in Your Router for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is Konami Digital Entertainment's Action, Adventure, and Stealth game released in 2014.

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes includes the following genres of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

When you are playing Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes 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 find 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

The easiest 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 normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

The specific ports for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes are as follows:

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes - PC

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

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes - Playstation 3

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

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes - Playstation 4

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

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes - Xbox One

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes simply follow one of these links:

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