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How to Open Ports for Call of Duty: Ghosts Using Port Forwarding

Call of Duty: Ghosts has one of the best multiplayer games of any of the CoD series. Like any online game, though, sometimes you will experience connection problems that can make you game lag, or even kick you off the server.

Enabling port forwarding for Call of Duty: Ghosts is a good way to fix those issues. It will give you a more direct connection to the game’s servers, and improve your game performance. In this guide, we’ll show you how.

Ports Needed To Run Call of Duty: Ghosts

In order to forward the ports for Call of Duty: Ghosts, you need to know which ports the game uses. Here they are:

Ports to Forward on PC - Windows

TCP: 1116-1150, 28910
UDP: 1116-1150, 3074, 5165, 27900-27901

Ports to Forward on - Playstation 4

TCP: 0, 443, 1935, 3478-3480
UDP: 3478-3479

Ports to Forward on - Xbox One

TCP: 3, 80, 3074
UDP: 3, 88, 500, 3074, 3075, 3544, 4500

Ports to Forward on - PlayStation 3

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

Ports to Forward on - Xbox 360

TCP: 3074
UDP: 3074
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How to Enable Call of Duty: Ghosts Port Forwarding

You can forward your ports for Call of Duty: Ghosts from your router’s settings, but you need a few key pieces of information in order to do so.

First up, you should collect and make a note of this information:

  • Your router’s IP address
  • The IP address of your PC or console
  • The ports for Call of Duty: Ghosts. You can copy those from the list above

After you’ve got all this, you can forward the ports for Call of Duty: Ghosts. To enable port forwarding, go through these steps:

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

  • On your console or PC, open a web browser window.
  • Copy the IP address of your router into the address bar at the top
  • Hit go, and you should see your router’s settings
  • Every router is different, but somewhere in the settings there will be options for port forwarding
  • After you find these options, enter the information you collected
  • Type or paste your router’s IP address into the right box
  • And then copy your PC or console’s IP address into the other box
  • Finally, you’ll have to tell your router which ports to forward. So paste the ports for Call of Duty: Ghosts into the box
  • Now restart your router, and your ports should be forwarded

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Benefits of Using PureVPN Port Forwarding Add-On

PureVPN’s port forwarding add-on also has some other advantages:

    • It is designed to be compatible with a whole range of devices. That means you can forward your ports from your phone or tablet.
    • Torrents and other P2P downloads will be faster, because port forwarding improves P2P download speeds.
    • And if you want to, you can use the add-on to set up CGNAT (Carrier Grade Network Address Translation)