How To Open Ports in Your Router for Cities in Motion 2

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December 04, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Cities in Motion 2 is a Real-Time, Strategy, Simulation, and Management game published by Paradox Interactive released in 2013.


Ports To Forward for Cities in Motion 2

The exact ports for Cities in Motion 2 are as follows:

Cities in Motion 2 - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036, 31183
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036, 31183

We have guides that are custom tailored for Cities in Motion 2 that will show you the specific ports.

Cities in Motion 2 includes the following genres of gameplay.

Port Forward Cities in Motion 2

When you are playing Cities in Motion 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 sometimes 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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