How to Port Forward Civilization III

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

Sid Meier's Civilization III is Infogrames's Strategy and Turn-Based game with a release date in 2001.

Sid Meier's Civilization III has the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Sid Meier's Civilization III

When you are playing Sid Meier's Civilization III 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 click the links to get to 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 process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Sid Meier's Civilization III Require

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

Sid Meier's Civilization III - PC

  • TCP: 3783,6500,6515,6667,13139,27900,28900,29900-29901
  • UDP: 6500,6515,13139,27900

We have guides that are custom tailored for Sid Meier's Civilization III that will show you the incoming ports.

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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