How to Port Forward Prison Break

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Prison Break is an Action and Adventure game published by Deep Silver released in 2009.

Prison Break has the following styles of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Prison Break

When you are playing Prison Break 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 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

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 usual process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Prison Break Require

The network ports that need to be forwarded for Prison Break are as follows:

Prison Break - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 3074

Prison Break - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 5223
  • UDP: 5223, 3478, 3479, 3658

We have guides that are custom tailored for Prison Break that will show you the required ports that need to be forwarded.

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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