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How to Port Forward MLB Front Office Manager

MLB Front Office Manager is 2K Sports's Management and Sports game with a release date in 2009.

MLB Front Office Manager offers the following styles of play.

  • The management style can be either resource management such as wood and ore, or player management such as a sports game.
  • Sports games simulate a variety of sports including football, baseball, basketball, track and field, and combat sports. They tend to be very competitive. Some are realistically modeled after their real world counterparts while others are satirical with a stronger emphasis on entertainment. Many sports games feature players from the real world in them.

Forward Ports for MLB Front Office Manager

When you are playing MLB Front Office Manager 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:

  • The IP address of your router.
  • The IP address of the device that the game will play on: either your computer or your console.
  • A list of TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.

How to find your router's IP Address

The easiest way to click the links to get 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

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

  • Open a web browser and navigate to your router's IP address.
  • Locate your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the applicable box in your router.
  • Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the corresponding boxes in your router.
  • Intermittently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Which Ports Does MLB Front Office Manager Require

The ports that need to be forwarded for MLB Front Office Manager are as follows:

MLB Front Office Manager - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,3074

MLB Front Office Manager - Playstation 3

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

MLB Front Office Manager - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for MLB Front Office Manager yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

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

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Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer is an owner and programmer for PortForward. You can find more of his articles in the Games and Applications section of our site.