Forwarding Ports for Metroid: Other M on Your Router.

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Metroid: Other M is an Action and Adventure game published by Nintendo released in 2010.

Metroid: Other M offers the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Metroid: Other M

When you are playing Metroid: Other M 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 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

Quickly get your ports forwarded using Network Utilities. Then when you are done you can just as easily close your ports back down to keep your network as secure as possible. You can also do it manually.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Metroid: Other M Require

The network ports for Metroid: Other M are as follows:

Metroid: Other M - Wii

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

We have guides that are custom tailored for Metroid: Other M that will show you the necessary ports.

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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