Opening Ports for Day of Defeat using Your Router

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Day of Defeat is a First-Person, Action, and Shooter game published by Activision, Valve released in 2003.


Ports To Forward for Day of Defeat

The specific ports for Day of Defeat are as follows:

Day of Defeat - PC

  • TCP: 27015
  • UDP: 27005, 27015

Day of Defeat - Steam

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

We have guides that are custom tailored for Day of Defeat that will show you the connection ports.

When you play Day of Defeat you will experience the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Day of Defeat

When you are playing Day of Defeat 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 locate your router's IP Address

The easiest way to find 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:

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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