Forwarding Ports for State of Decay on Your Router.

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

State of Decay is an Action, Adventure, and Survival game published by Microsoft Studios released in 2013.

State of Decay includes the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for State of Decay

When you are playing State of Decay 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 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the fastest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for State of Decay

The necessary ports for State of Decay are as follows:

State of Decay - PC

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

State of Decay - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

State of Decay - Xbox One

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for State of Decay that will show you the specific incoming ports.

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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