Network Utilities

How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Pinball FX3

Pinball FX3 is a Pinball game published by Zen Studios released in 2017.

Pinball FX3 is a pinball game. Pinball games simulate real life pinball tables, usually from a top down perspective. They tend to have very little story line, but some of them require the player to take actions in a certain order to continue to advance.

How to Port Forward Pinball FX3

When you are playing Pinball FX3 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 intermittently 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 network 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 to forward.

How to find 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

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 usual process for forwarding a port is:

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

Ports Required for Pinball FX3

The ports that need to be forwarded for Pinball FX3 are as follows:

Pinball FX3 - PC

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

Pinball FX3 - Playstation 4

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

Pinball FX3 - Steam

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

Pinball FX3 - Switch

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

Pinball FX3 - 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 Pinball FX3 simply follow one of these links:

After following those steps your ports should be forwarded. Head to our applications and games list for more port forwarding guides.

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.