How to Port Forward The Maw

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

The Maw is Microsoft Game Studios, Twisted Pixel Games's Action and Adventure game released in 2009.

The Maw offers the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for The Maw

When you are playing The Maw 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 on occasion 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

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 usual process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for The Maw

The specific incoming ports that need to be forwarded for The Maw are as follows:

The Maw - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

The Maw - Steam

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

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

That should be all you have to do to forward your ports. Check our growing list of games and applications for more port forwarding guides.

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