How to Port Forward Battlefield 2

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

Battlefield 2 is a First Person Shooter game published by EA Games released in 2005.

Battlefield 2 has the following styles of play.

Port Forward Battlefield 2

When you are playing Battlefield 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 frequently 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 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the fastest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Battlefield 2

The exact ports that need to be forwarded for Battlefield 2 are as follows:

Battlefield 2 - PC

  • TCP: 1024-1124, 4711, 29900-29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1024-1124, 1500-4999, 16567, 27900, 28910, 29900, 55123-55125

We have guides that are custom tailored for Battlefield 2 that will show you the required ports that need to be forwarded.

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