Opening Ports for MX vs ATV Alive using Your Router

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MX vs ATV Alive is a Driving/Racing, Arcade, Action, and Sports game published by THQ released in 2011.


Which Ports Does MX vs ATV Alive Require

The specific ports for MX vs ATV Alive are as follows:

MX vs ATV Alive - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

MX vs ATV Alive - Playstation 3

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for MX vs ATV Alive that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

MX vs ATV Alive has the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for MX vs ATV Alive

When you are playing MX vs ATV Alive 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 locate your router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate 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

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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