How to Port Forward Command and Conquer Red Alert 2

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

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 is a Real-Time and Strategy game published by EA Games released in 2000.

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 offers the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2

When you are playing Command & Conquer: Red Alert 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 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

Use our Network Utilities for a quick way to get your ports forwarded. Network utilities makes it easy to enable and disable your port forwards to keep your network security as tight as possible. You can also do it by hand by following these steps.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Ports Required for Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2

The exact ports that need to be forwarded for Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 are as follows:

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 - PC

  • TCP: 3840, 4005, 4808, 4810, 4995, 7000-7002
  • UDP: 1234-1237

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 simply follow one of these links:

That's all it takes to get your ports open. Don't forget to check out our growing list of games and programs.

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