How to Port Forward Prototype

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

Prototype is an Action and Adventure game published by Activision released in 2009.

Prototype offers the following styles of play.

Port Forward Prototype

When you are playing Prototype 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:

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 general process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Prototype

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

Prototype - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 3074

Prototype - Playstation 3

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Prototype that will show you the network ports.

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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