To setup port forwarding on the SMC 7204BRA 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:
Now we need to know your routers IP address. You can find it a variety of ways.
It's ok if you don't know your SMC 7204BRA router's internal IP address. You can find it by doing one of the following:
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 SMC 7204BRA router. By default the IP address should be set to 192.168.1.1.
You should see a box prompting you for your username and password. Enter your username and password now.
Click the Ok button to log in to your SMC 7204BRA router.
Please visit our Default SMC Router Passwords page if the username and password shown below did not work for you.
If you can't login to your router because you forgot your SMC 7204BRA router username and password, use our How to Reset a Router Password guide to set your SMC 7204BRA router back to its factory settings.
Now that you are logged in to your SMC 7204BRA router you should see the following:
Click the Services button near the top of the page.
Select NAT Rule Entry from the NAT Options drop down box.
Click the Add button near the bottom of the page.
Select RDR from the Rule Flavor drop down box.
We will list a series of lines here that will show you exactly how to forward the ports you need to forward. Medieval II - Total War requires you to forward the 27750 ports. Go ahead and enter the settings shown above into the NAT Rule - Add menu and then click Submit.
|Nat Rule Information|
|Local Address From:|
|Local Address To:|
|Global Address From:|
|Global Address To:|
|Destination Port From:|
|Destination Port To:|
Click the Admin button near the top of the page.
Click the Commit button near the bottom of the page.
Click the Reboot button near the bottom of the page.
And that is it! You are done!
Now that you have forwarded ports for Medieval II - Total War on the SMC 7204BRA you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly.