How to Port Forward ARMA 2 in Your Router

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

ARMA 2 is Bohemia Interactive's Open-World, Tactical, Action, Strategy, Shooter, and Simulation game with a release date in 2009.

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Ports Required for ARMA 2

The incoming ports for ARMA 2 are as follows:

ARMA 2 - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 2302-2305

ARMA 2 - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 2302-2305, 27015, 27031-27036

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and ARMA 2 simply follow one of these links:

ARMA 2 offers the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for ARMA 2

When you are playing ARMA 2 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 locate your router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate 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

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

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