How to Port Forward Civilization 2 Multiplayer Gold Edition

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

Sid Meier's Civilization II is MicroProse's Strategy and Turn-Based game released in 1996.

Sid Meier's Civilization II has the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Sid Meier's Civilization II

When you are playing Sid Meier's Civilization II 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 intermittently 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 click the links to get to 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 do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Ports To Forward for Sid Meier's Civilization II

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Sid Meier's Civilization II are as follows:

Sid Meier's Civilization II - PC

  • TCP: 4993
  • UDP: 4993

We have guides that are custom tailored for Sid Meier's Civilization II that will show you the incoming ports that need to be forwarded.

That should do it; your ports are now forwarded. Need something else forwarded? Check out our list of games and programs.

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