How to Port Forward Resident Evil 5 in Your Router

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August 15, 2019 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Resident Evil 5 is a Shooter, Third-Person, Action, Survival, and Adventure game published by Capcom released in 2009.

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Resident Evil 5 offers the following genres of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Resident Evil 5

When you are playing Resident Evil 5 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 find 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Which Ports Does Resident Evil 5 Require

The ports for Resident Evil 5 are as follows:

Resident Evil 5 - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Resident Evil 5 - Playstation 3

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

Resident Evil 5 - Playstation 4

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

Resident Evil 5 - Xbox One

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

Resident Evil 5 - Steam

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

Resident Evil 5 - Switch

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Resident Evil 5 that will show you the incoming connection ports.

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

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