How to Port Forward Act of War: Direct Action

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

Act of War: Direct Action is Atari, THQ Nordic's Real-Time and Strategy game with a release date in 2005.

Act of War: Direct Action offers the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Act of War: Direct Action

When you are playing Act of War: Direct Action 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 find 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

The fastest way to forward a port is to use our Network Utilities suite of tools. With our software you can quickly and easily turn your port forwards on and off for multiple programs at any time. Or just keep reading to learn how to do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Act of War: Direct Action Require

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Act of War: Direct Action are as follows:

Act of War: Direct Action - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 12222

We have guides that are custom tailored for Act of War: Direct Action that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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