Port Forwarding the CNET CAR2-804 Router for Lord of the Rings Battle for Middle Earth

What is Port Forwarding?

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Before Forwarding a Port Setup a Static IP Address

To setup port forwarding on the CNET CAR2-804 router your device needs to have a static IP address. You should complete one of the following steps first:

Now that you have setup a Static IP Address on your device, please enter the IP address that you assigned to your device here:

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Login to the CNET CAR2-804 Router

Now we need to know your routers IP address. You can find it a variety of ways.

How To Find Your CNET CAR2-804 Router IP Address

It's ok if you don't know your CNET CAR2-804 router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:

Login To The CNET CAR2-804 Router Using Your Web Browser

Open a web browser like Internet Explorer or Firefox. Enter the internal IP address of your router in the address bar of your browser.

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In the picture above the address bar has http://www.google.com in it. Just replace all of that with the internal IP address of your CNET CAR2-804 router. By default the IP address should be set to

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You should see a box prompting you for your username and password. Enter your username and password now.

The Default CNET CAR2-804 Router Username is: admin

The Default CNET CAR2-804 Router Password is: admin

Click the Log In button to log in to your CNET CAR2-804 router.

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How to Port Forward Lord of the Rings Battle for Middle Earth on the CNET CAR2-804

Having trouble forwarding ports on the CNET CAR2-804?

If you are having trouble with this guide, then perhaps PFConfig may be your solution. PFConfig is a software tool that will automatically forward ports for your router to save you time and hassle.

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Now that you are logged in to your CNET CAR2-804 router you should see the following:

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Click the Advanced button near the top of the page.

The menu on the left should change. In this new menu, click Port Forwarding.

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Click the Custom Port Forwarding link.

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Forward Ports 8088-28088 on the CNET CAR2-804

We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. Lord of the Rings Battle for Middle Earth requires you to forward the 8088-28088 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the Custom Port Forwarding menu and then click Apply.

Connection: Enable:
Application: Protocol:
Source IP Address: Source Netmask:
Destination IP Address: Destination Netmask:
Destination Port Start: Destination Port End:
Destination Port Map:    
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Use the LAN IP box to choose a device to forward ports to. This box contains a list of device names that are visible on your network.

Put a dot into the User radio button.

Select the applications you just created in the Available Rules list, then click the Add > button to move them to the Applied Rules box.

When you are finished, click the Apply button.

When you're finished, click Save All near the left of the screen to save your changes.

And that's it! You're done!

Test if Your Ports are Open

Now that you have forwarded ports for Lord of the Rings Battle for Middle Earth on the CNET CAR2-804 you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.

To test if your port has been properly forwarded, you can use our Open Port Check tool. Our Open Port Check tool is the only online port checking tool with Guaranteed Results.

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