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Posts: 8
Joined: ‎24-10-2011

How to open ports

having problems with my xbox and downloading off the marketplace contacted xbox and they told me i have to make sure the following ports are open Port 88 (UDP), Port 3074 (UDP and TCP), Port 53 (UDP and TCP), Port 80 (TCP)

but not got a clue how to do this can any1 help with a guide i tried to look at the portforward website but dont no the make and model of my router that sky gave me

Posts: 5,388
Joined: ‎04-11-2011

Re: How to open ports

Hi Andrew76


Thanks for posting onto the Sky Help Forum once again. Smiley Happy


As much as I would like to help you out here unfortunately this isn't something we can advise you on. However I'm sure a member of the community will come on and advise you on this issue.


Sorry we couldn't help you more and we see you back in the community soon.



Posts: 8
Joined: ‎24-10-2011

Re: How to open ports

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Thank god for youtube found 2 videos that show you the 2 things required when portforwarding


1. how to set up the static ip address on your xbox =


2. how to portforward on your sky router =


big thanks to the guys that made these videos.