How to Port Forward in Your Router for Resident Evil

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Resident Evil is Capcom's Action, Adventure, and Survival game released in 2008.

Resident Evil offers the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Resident Evil

When you are playing Resident Evil 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 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the easiest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports Required for Resident Evil

The ports for Resident Evil are as follows:

Resident Evil - Steam

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

Resident Evil - Playstation 3

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

Resident Evil - Playstation 4

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

Resident Evil - Wii

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

Resident Evil - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Resident Evil - Xbox One

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

Resident Evil - Switch

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

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

That should do it; your ports are now forwarded. Need something else forwarded? Check out our list of games and programs.

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